Attractions near the Convention Center, Attractions near Cruise Port, Sightseeing: When Seattle's 1889 fire leveled part of the city, officials decided to raise the city to a higher level, both metaphorically and literally. The portion left behind (and beneath) is now subject matter for a tour of Seattle's past, especially its unsavory part. The network of abandoned rooms and paths is interesting, but the stories and tales of prostitutes, thieves, and prominent residents really brings the area to life. This tour provides a fascinating glimpse into the city's heritage. The tour begins inside Doc Maynard's Public House, a restored 1890s saloon, and continues through historic Pioneer Square to three different sections of Underground--about three blocks total. The tour ends in Rogues Gallery, the gift shop.
Local Expert Corinne Whiting Says:
Sightseeing: "Find quirky, kooky gifts to take home to friends and family at the gift shop Rogues Gallery"
Best for Attractions near the Convention Center Because: Visitors get spooked (and educated!) on the subterranean adventure called the Underground Tour.
Best for Attractions near Cruise Port Because: The Underground Tour offers a quirky look at Seattle's secretive subterranean past.
Best for Sightseeing Because: The Underground Tour offers subterranean look at the city's past. This Pioneer Square attraction has been a favorite for year.