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Dakota Place Park

Address: 4304 SW Dakota St, 98116 (Map It)
Seattle Parks and Recreation Information:
(206) 684-4075 | Contact Us TTY Phone: (206) 233-1509


The newly remodled Dakota Place Park Building is available for special events. For weekend rentals contact Event Scheduling at 206-684-7254. For weekday rentals contact Hiawatha Community Center at 206-684-7441.

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4 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.


Dakota Place Park is located in West Seattle within walking distance of many shops, restaurants and activities along California Avenue.

Acreage: 0.34


After the completion of an environmental cleanup, the former California Substation was transferred from Seattle City Light to Seattle Parks and Recreation on Aug. 31, 2005. The Pro Parks Levy provided funding for the acquisition and development of the substation building and surrounding land.

To learn more about Seattle Parks and Recreation, including historic landmarks, military base reuse, and the Sherwood History Files, view our Park History.


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