Magnuson Park

4 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
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Play Area Drinking fountains Art in the Park Motorized Boat Launches Wading Pools Hand Carry Boat Launches Dog Off Leash Areas Baseball/Softball Fields Tennis Courts Views Trails Picnic Sites Swimming Beaches Grills Soccer Fields Restrooms


Beach Parking Lot closure: there has been a delay in opening the new accessible parking and the concrete ramp, due to the ramp handrail’s galvanizing process. Rail installation is expected Thurs., 8/31 and the area should be open by end of the same day.

At Warren G. Magnuson Park, you'll find more than four miles of walking trails along the shores of Lake Washington, grassy fields, evergreen and deciduous trees and brush, and captivating public art installations. Located along a splendid mile-long stretch of Lake Washington's shoreline in northeast Seattle, it is Seattle's second largest park, encompassing 350 acres. 

Magnuson Park boasts many landmarks and historical sites that prominently display Art Deco style architecture. The park's Historic District features more than 20 brick and metal structures built in the 1930s and 1940s, recalling the park's history as a Naval airfield.

Magnuson also has a huge variety of amenities and features such as sports fields, community garden, wetland habitat, trails, boat launch, community center, swimming beach, and more!

Discover a great urban park which includes pieces of Seattle's military past and eco-friendly future! 

Current Project

Visit Magnuson Park Play Area Renovation for information on the Play Area renovation and how to participate in the community input process.

It's always a good day to visit Magnuson Park!

Parks and Recreation

AP Diaz, Superintendent
Mailing Address: 100 Dexter Ave N, Seattle, WA, 98109
Phone: (206) 684-4075
Fax: (206) 615-1813

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