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Address: 1428 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101
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Cleaned up but going strong again.

I thought this would go away once the city decided to clean the wall. I was wrong. The wall and all the gum is still going strong. Has to be one of the oddest things in Seattle.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Hope T
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I thought this would go away once the city decided to clean the wall. I was wrong. The wall and all the gum is still going strong. Has to be one of the oddest things in Seattle.

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Langley, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

And it will rebuild itself... like a fungus that keeps coming back. Yes, they did pressure wash 6 inches of gum away last November (2015), but art and fascination with things you are told never to do (like press your chewed up gum under your chair at school, or in this case on a very nice brick wall) wins out... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

On our first day exploring Seattle we chanced upon the alley where the Gum Wall was located. I read about it in TripAdvisor but didnt really write it down as a To Do. Chanced upon it while following the crowd on our way to the Pike Market. It was very colorful and unique.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

People stick their used gum on this wall, so while it's quirky and odd, it's pretty disgusting. I guess you could look at it artistically since it's interactive and colorful, but I steer clear of it unless a visitor makes me take them there.

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Greensboro
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are near pike place market stop by and see the gum wall. Not the most fascinating but an interesting part of Seattle culture.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's more than gross gum. It's cool art. Take your pics & then check out the fun gum art left by others. Soon it will be gone as I've read that the city wants to take it down because it is deteriorating the walls.

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Nashville, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is interesting, but not sure I'd make an effort to see it if I weren't there already. Good photo opportunity.

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Victoria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cool and worth walking down the stairs in the end of Pike Place Market. Bring some gum and add to the wall?

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Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh c'mon other reviewers - lighten up. Sure, it's gross - but some visitors will enjoy it because it's such an oddity and a part of the city. As long as they don't touch.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I took a trip to Seattle and the gum wall had to be the most coolest thing I have ever seen. I don't know how it started or what made people keep sticking old pieces of gum on the wall but it was pretty neat. It's a must see for sure. Plus its right near the pike... More 

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