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Better Than Seattle's Sculpture Park

Lots of quirky sculptures, and a few really nice ones. I was surprised by the number of sculptures... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
KerryandTim
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Austin, Texas
A Kinder Garden for All Ages

Located about 15 miles from Olympia, this fanciful garden is filled with a wide variety of... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Jon F
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Walla Walla, Washington
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

We visited on 23-August-2017 and really enjoyed it - a very eclectic collection of more than 100 sculptures of all types. The grounds need maintenance but it's still quite enjoyable in its current state. I spoke with the contact on their web site, who explained that they recently got a permit (in June I think) obtained a permit to operate as a primitive park. We parked just before the entrance at a small parking area that serves the bike path (which goes right by the park - an option for getting there from Olympia). There was no one present at the time but you can walk around, view the sculptures, and leave a donation. One caveat - there was a big bull out and about on the grounds, which we fortunately saw from a distance near the butterfly topiary maze - watch out for that, I assume it had escaped from an adjoining pasture. After visiting the park we walked on the bike path for an hour or so, quite enjoyable. Hopefully this park will reach its full potential in the years to come. Enjoy!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Visited August,8th,2017. Really enjoyed the visit. There are a great number of pieces some really good. This place is definitely a sleeper and well worth the drive. 4 of us went and we were really impressed.

The area has suffered from a lack of maintenance but the art are excellent.

Would go for a return visit

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We went out of our way to go to this park and we're excited to see some of the sculptures that were posted online. There was nothing on their website that made me think the place was closed.

We arrived and there was a handmade sign that looked like it had been printed awhile ago because it was faded and read CLOSED. Another hand printed sign read Temporarily closed to the public.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

A beautiful place with outstanding
sculptures, wildflowers, trees and peacefulness. Follow the trail over a river and through a maze. The tour is self guided at your own pace. Signs provide information about each piece of art. It is located on the Chehalis bike trail for alternate transportation. I will bring a picnic next time.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Christine C
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Located just off of the Chehalis Western bike trail in Tenino, you can still see a few sculptures between the trail and the road. Hopefully they will reopen soon so we can all enjoy the full experience of every sculpture in this beautiful countryside. I do believe they are still taking donations on their website to help with the reopening.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Doug H
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