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Frye Art Museum

704 Terry Ave., Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-622-9250
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Interesting Museum

My wife and I recently visited the Frye Art Museum in Seattle and found it to be quite an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Benicia, California
Interesting exhibits

My wife and I visited the Frye Museum as an alternative to the Seattle Art Museum where we had... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Rich W
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A free art museum with a historical Founding Collection, showcasing cutting-edge contemporary art of the region and beyond.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
704 Terry Ave., Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-622-9250
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently visited the Frye Art Museum in Seattle and found it to be quite an interesting place. The museum is free and contains a permanent collection of 19th and 20th Century European paintings as well as a number of temporary exhibits....More

Thank irawine
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My wife and I visited the Frye Museum as an alternative to the Seattle Art Museum where we had arrived 1/2 early and found the line already two blocks long. Not the SAM by any stretch but it turned out to be an interesting museum...More

1  Thank Rich W
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Enjoyed my visit to the Frye Art Museum. The Frye founding collection is over one hundred late 19th and early 20th century German paintings which is worth a stop alone. The paintings are displayed salon style. There were two other contemporary exhibits. As others have...More

Thank Crowhollow
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Off the track but really good art gallery. Mixture of First nation, modern and traditional art work. An excellent cafe at this location as well. If walking it is uphill from Pioneer Square and downtown.

Thank John L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My wife and I had an hour or so to spend before our reservation at the space needle restaurant, so we went to the Frye. Surprised how nice it was, a lot of German and European scenes. Typical Venitian looks from the Grand Tour period,...More

Thank terryLCO
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I visited the Frye open late on Thursday. We enjoyed a wonderful early dinner at the cafe with prices and atmosphere both family friendly. Then I travelled onward through the galleries. The delight was seeing the permanent collection of paintings including works aquired just...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We took the one hour tour today. It's offered at 1 o'clock every day. Our tour guide Lynn did a terrific job of explaining the history of the museum,the holdings and the founding couple.This museum is free. It is worth a visit. It's a small...More

Thank witraveler225
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This place is awesome. Been going here for 20 years. Always something new/old. You can't beat the price.....FREE. Nice cafe if you're hungry.

1  Thank R0add0g
Reviewed 23 March 2017

After several trips to Seattle, I finally got a chance to see the Frye Art Museum This gallery has a gift shop that is like visiting an art gallery. If you go to this museum, you will see one or two temporary exhibits. The main...More

1  Thank ReaderPat
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

While visiting Seattle, my daughter and I decided to check out the Frye Museum. This venue is intimate but holds a lovely, eclectic collection. We got to sit in on a live music/vocal/painting exhibit which was lovely. I would highly recommend this for people looking...More

1  Thank Yara1965
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Response from Fav26V | Reviewed this property |
always closed on Mondays,