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Seattle, WA 98103
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The statue of Lenin on the corner should clue you in to the fact that everything about this neighborhood is alternative. Vegetarian cafes, eclectic shops, coffee houses, bookstores and street artists abound.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Seattle, WA 98103
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Reviewed 1 week ago

satnav took us to this by accident, we thought it was a deadend but it was a T junction. Was surprized how big it was.

Thank valdree
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to fremont visit the Theo chocolate factory and the quirky neighborhood. while there check out the troll. Don't make a trip just for this one sculpture though.

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of fun things to see in this artists' district. My guide from Seattle Sidewalks explained that the troll under the bridge was created to be a tourist attraction and deter drug traffic. Fremont also has some interesting sculpture like the statue of folks waiting...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're visiting Seattle, this is certainly worth half a day. Historically this has been the funky, edgy, odd leftist neighborhood of Seattle. With time and companies like Adobe and Google,gentrification has sent in so now there's a heavy influence of shopping and restaurants making...More

Thank Marco W
Reviewed 13 August 2017

There are so many things to see in Fremont it is worth an Uber ride and a few hours to stroll around. Sunday is public market day and there is so much more to see in just the few blocks that make up this hip...More

Thank Beeba1
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Fremont is one of those places one says, I'm glad I went. Walking the streets and taking in the unique culture is fun. The troll, however, is the highlight. It ipitmises the Fremont culture. If you are foutunate enought to be in Seatlle during summer...More

Thank Senioronabudget
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Fremont is quiet and laid back with a few interesting but not amazing spots, there is a online walking guide, cafes and shops along the way. We did a loop as far as Theo's chocolate and the rocket, then to the water and followed the...More

Thank Grommet22
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We were delighted to walk around and not worry about people asking us for money. It is a hip place with some cool sit down café’s. We just people watched and delighted in the beautiful weather. We saw the public art, some of which was...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Fremont's claim to fame is that it is the Center of the Universe.....not sure about it being that great but it was a fun and quirky place to visit. The area definitely has personality and you need to always be looking around as there are...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Lots of places to eat and drink. Plus so many different sites to see such as the Fremont Troll, the statue of Lenin, the Rocket, the Center of the Universe Sign. If you're here on Sunday there's the market. Enjoy!

1  Thank Linda B
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Response from nannyca | Reviewed this property |
there is a center of town and if you're staying there then 'yes' you can get around. parts of Freemont are hilly. Seattle has good public trans and there is a stop in Freemont with a really cool sculpture. Also, be sure... More