Seattle Marathon was winding down and the finish line was inside Memorial Stadium so we got to cheer on the runners.
McCaw Hall (the opera house),
Pacific Northwest Ballet,
Bagley Wright Theater (home of the Seattle Rep),
Key Arena (home of the Seattle Storm, the Rat City Roller Girls and Seattle U Men's Basketball),
Seattle Children's Theater,
Center House (home of Seattle Children's Museum) and the Mural Amphitheatre,
International Fountain (not in action in this photo),
KCTS 9, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Book-It, SIFF Film Center, Chihuly Garden and Glass, the Exhibition Hall, the Experience Music Project (which is the terminus of the Monorail) and the Space Needle.
South and east of 5th and Mercer, we passed the expansive grounds of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation with sculptures and text reflecting the foundation's beliefs. There is a Visitor Center which I will return to visit.
Pottery Northwest, Champion Party Supply, First United Methodist Church,
Sacred Heart Catholic Church,
Seattle Waldorf School High School (which may be sharing space with or adjacent to the Sacred Heart Women's Shelter).