Plan Your Visit

Pike Place Market is the city's center for fresh, local produce, specialty food, and small independent businesses. Located in downtown Seattle to the east of the waterfront, the Pike Place Market historic district covers nine acres between 1st Avenue and Western Avenue and Pike Street and Virginia Street. The Market provides views and pedestrian access to Elliott Bay. Visitors can access the waterfront by foot via the Pike Street Hillclimb.


19.5 hours a day, 363 days a year.
The Market is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Parking Garages

Public Market Parking Garage 
Entrance/Exit 1

Address: 1531 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98101

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Public Market Parking Garage 
Entrance/Exit 2

Address: 1530 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101

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MarketFront Parking Garage 

Address: 1901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98101

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Directions: Walking to the Waterfront

The removal of the Alaskan Way Viaduct is impacting your access to the waterfront, but don't worry we have you covered! Read below to learn how to navigate through and around the demolition. 

The Final Phase of Construction: Starts July 5 - tentatively ends July 15 (10 days)

The Pike Street HillClimb is back open with a route to the waterfront, however, demolition is happening at the bottom of the HillClimb and around the ADA accessible pathway. You can also access the waterfront by walking two blocks to University Street.


Garage Hours

5 a.m. -  2 a.m. daily*

Pike Place Market Garage Rates

  • 0 - 1 hour: $4.00
  • 1 - 2 hours: $8.00
  • 2 - 3 hours: $12.00
  • 3 - 4 hours: $16.00
  • 4 - 10 hours: $24.00
  • 10 - 24 hours: $30.00
  • Evening Rate: $5 Flat Rate (Enter after 5 pm and exit by 2 am) 
  • Early Bird Rate: $15 (Enter before 9 am and exit by 9 pm, 7 days a week)
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station hourly rate: $1.00 (plus parking)
  • Lost Ticket Rate: $30.00
  • Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express are accepted at all exits and cash at select locations.
  • The garage does not offer monthly parking at this time.

*To access garage after hours call Market Security at 206.682.2253.

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