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Seattle Obscura Society: The Center of the Universe - An Insider's Tour

Atlas Obscura Society Seattle
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Jul 28 4:00PM - 6:00PM

Known officially as the "Center of the Universe," Fremont is one of Seattles oldest, quirkiest, and most beloved neighborhoods. Strange oddities greet visitors around every corner, from a statue of Lenin to a sci-fi rocket that bears the Fremont crest and motto, De Libertas Quirkas or Freedom to be Peculiar.

Join guide Megan Hanna to learn more aboutsome of the most historic locations in Fremont, including the Doric Masonic Temple,the Fremont Baptist Church, and the Powerhouse, official headquarters of the Fremont Arts Council and imagination factory for the annual Solstice Festival. Peter Toms, cofounder of the Solstice Festival and a member of the arts council, will show guests around the workshop and talk about the history of the fair.

Local explorers and out-of-towners alike will feel like true Fremonsters after embarking on this exciting tour!

DETAILS

  • Please note that adventurers will need to be able to walk between the destinations, as transportation will not be provided.

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