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East Bay Public Plaza

325 Marine Drive NE, Olympia, WA
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Where's the East Bay?

The river walk is quite nice, albeit short. It ends before one can get to clear water. The bay is... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Ray L
Beautiful Day with an Amazing View

We had a great time wandering around and seeing the area. The fort-like structure was fun to climb... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Olympia, Washington
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325 Marine Drive NE, Olympia, WA
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

The river walk is quite nice, albeit short. It ends before one can get to clear water. The bay is full of boat and yacht parking bays and thus there isn't much to see. However, great views of the Sound and mountains can be seen...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had a great time wandering around and seeing the area. The fort-like structure was fun to climb and see the water and the mountains in the distance. Great place to visit when the weather is beautiful.

Thank SHurley9876
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A lovely, clean area for a short walk or just hang out and people watch. Lots of cute and active kids to entertain you. The art and landscaping are very attractive. This area is at the core of Olympia which seems to have its own...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The children's museum did such an amazing job taking the fun out doors and making it available to all. Take the kids to play on those hot summer days.

Thank Brad B
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A nice area to walk around and enjoy views of the harbor and boats. Near the farmer's market and several restaurants within easy walking distance.

Thank ErikaM411
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a really cool man-made stream for wading that is right in front of the Hands On Children's Museum. We have been several times this spring & summer & we always stay for a couple of hours & leave very happy. I like to...More

Thank MMMamaJ
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Low key site that might have your young kids squealing with delight! It is a natural environment enhanced by artwork. For example, there is a stream bed perfect for wading. The bed is embedded with water-life sculptures such as fish. There are many different small...More

Thank lameoma
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Water, rocks, boulders, bridge, salmon, shells, friends, birds bathing, reptiles, babbling brook, benches and a bathroom! Also, the plaza is in close proxemics to other wonderful places! Perhaps combine the plaza with another stop. The East Bay Public plaza is close enough to enough to...More

Thank KimberlyKunz
Reviewed 30 April 2016

A pretty plaza right downtown along the water. A great place to walk with kids, right near the Children's museum.

Thank bethaatwell
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Such a fun area for young children! Baby to 5/6 yrs. shallow little concrete stream that is fun for littles to wade, sit and splash in. No food is allowed near for obvious health reasons but a close walk down the street you can sit...More

Thank HopNhollands R
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