The Chinatown International District is rich with history and culture and home to a wide variety of shops, restaurants and entertainment. Located in the heart of Seattle, it is just a short walk away from Downtown Seattle and Pioneer Square. Explore the International District
NO CAR? NO PROBLEM!
The Chinatown International District offers flexible ways to get around town. You can catch buses, lightrail, trains, ferries and streetcars all within walking distance. There are fast and easy transport links to South Lake Union, Capitol Hill and the University District. Hop on light rail and you’re just minutes away from SeaTac airport.
Things to do
There is always something going on in the International District. Annual events include Lunar New Year, Dragonfest, Night Market, Bon Odori and the Chinatown Seafair Parade.
Things to see
The International District is a vibrant neighborhood with lots of places to explore. Whether on your lunch break, after work or on your days off – there are many ways to experience the neighborhood.
- Chinese Gate
- Wing Luke Asian Museum
- Seattle Pinball Museum
- International District Community Center
- International District Library Branch
- Hing Hay Park
- Donnie Chin International Children’s Park
- Danny Woo Park
The best thing about urban living is that everything is right at your doorstep. Below is a list of handy places that are just down the street.
Take the light rail to Pike Street Market, Downtown, UW, SeaTac airport and much more!
Banks: 7 different bank branches within walking distance. Bank of America, Cathay Bank, Chase Bank, East West Bank, Key Bank, Washington Federal Savings, and Wells Fargo Bank
Post: FedEX Office Print & Ship Center, USPS International Station
Grocery stores: Barclay Seafood, City Produce, Dong Hing Market, Golden Hong Market, Hau Hau Market, Khang Hoa Dong, Lam’s Seafood Market, LV’s Produce, Rising Produce, Uwajimaya,
Viet-Wah, Wong Tung Seafood Co
Coffee/tea shops: Ambrosia Cafe, Bubble Tea, Eastern Cafe, Gossip Espresso & Tea, New Century Tea Gallery, Oasis Tea Zone, Panama Hotel Tea & Coffee, Seattle Best Tea Co, Starbucks, Star Tea Shop
Bakeries: A Piece of Cake, Beard Papa’s, Ellenos Real Greek Yogurt, Fuji Bakery, Sun Bakery, Sweet & Fresh Bakery, Yummy House Bakery