Jim Ellis Freeway Park

Row 1

700 Seneca St.
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 684-4075
Mon–Sun: 6:00 AM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • This place is totally safe I've walked through on my way home at night never a issue
  • I come here at least 3 times a week after 11 pm and I never feel unsafe.
  • This park gets credit for helping me on my 3 mile walk + tons of stairs lunch workout! These stairs are no joke, you'll be sweatin'!
  • The city really is trying to clean up this park's image and get normal law-abiding people to enjoy it. It really is a beautiful place, and the water sculpture is so cool! Check it out! (but don't fall
  • Avoid the rape alcoves!
  • ridiculous; this place is perfectly safe.
  • beautiful and serene. perfect place for lunch or writing.
  • Delightful by day. But you have to love right angles, stairs, and concrete. A setting in the urban fantasy novel HELLEPHANT!
  • breathing air for a moment during the afternoon
  • breathing air for a moment during the afternoon
  • Don't get mugged!
  • No water flowing. Disappointed.
  • If brutalism is your architectural jam, you really need to gallivant around here and find some secret passageways.
  • Cool park. Some sketchy people hanging out like the rest of Seattle though.
  • A hidden gem
  • Fantastic outdoor space. Make sure to check out the waterfall.
  • Way to make the interstate less grey
  • Don't come here after dark
  • A Brutalist fountain is one of the many highlights one can find in this cool urban maze that floats like a fortress of nature and concrete above Interstate 5.
  • It is a nice park.