Places To Go

Farmer’s Market:  Saturdays, 9:00 am-2:00 pm

City Archives Website

This is a great site for viewing old photos and doing research. Do a search for University Playground to see the park in the early 1900’s! Click on “photographs” on the home page, and in the field labeled “enter search term type “playgrounds, university-district”. You can then click on the photos to view them.

Seattle Municipal Archives:

University Branch Library

Books, readings, story times, and more at the University Library

University YMCA

5003 12th Ave. NE, (206) 524.1400


Walk and Bike

Roosevelt – Ranked #5 for most walkable neighborhoods in Seattle!  See what you can walk to.

Pedestrian Master Plan:

Area bike maps

or in King County