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Ye Olde Curiosity Shop

1001 Alaskan Way, Pier 54, Seattle, WA
+1 206-682-5844
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LOOK UP!!! What's That???

If you've never been here it's a must see. If you have before, go again. Two of the most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ken R
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Los Angeles, California
Meh

Some neat stuff, but really it's just a little gift store. Worth popping in if you're checking out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nicolebracey
,
Calgary
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Not just tourist trinkets but, for starters, shrunken heads and pigs with three tails this curiosity shop is sure to whet your curiosity for the bizarre.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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1001 Alaskan Way, Pier 54, Seattle, WA
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+1 206-682-5844
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've never been here it's a must see. If you have before, go again. Two of the most interesting sites in Seattle are the Underground Tour and ye Olde Curiosity Shop - both within walking distance of each other. Parking is plentiful at the...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some neat stuff, but really it's just a little gift store. Worth popping in if you're checking out the waterfront.

Thank Nicolebracey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, some people call the Ye Olde Curiosity Shop a tourist trap, but it’s hard to beat this place. My parents used to bring me here as a kid and I sure enjoyed it, and now 70 years later I still do. You’ll see things...More

Thank MitchPhyllis65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Claim to have a real mummy, kinda weird. It's supposed to be weird. Unique place with dead things for children to look at and cheap souvenirs for people you feel obligated to buy things for but you don't actually like them that much.

Thank Tavia W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very curious indeed. Full off oddities and other stuff. Definitely touristy. Down on the pier. Good fudge.

Thank Amber S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When my 11 year old son and I visited friends in Seattle, they told us we had to visit this shop before we left. I was expecting a typical souvenir shop, but my son and I both agreed this shop was super cool. Around the...More

Thank thatgirl1964
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

If I could give it less than one star I would. What a waste of time, a "tourist trap", lots of plastic Chinese junk you can buy at walmart....uninspired place. A few old curiosities on display, but even they were "ho hum"...... "shrunken heads" ..pfffffft...whatever....More

Thank norm D
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I had seen a few things about 'Ye Olde Curiosity Shop' before travelling to Seattle, so was really looking forward to going there. I thought that it would be a good place to get something unique to take home for family. The first day we...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Sorry, but this was not what it was cracked up to be. We love the odd, strange, off the beaten path kind of thing but in the end this is a glorified gift shop. Like I said if you're close, go, but don't walk twenty...More

Thank nhoepfner
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is a cool shop. There is a wide variety of interesting and creepy items to look at. The PT Barnum like mermaid is one of my favorite items to view.

Thank Rehsinup19
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