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The Gum Wall

1428 Post Aly, Seattle, WA 98101-2034
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1428 Post Aly, Seattle, WA 98101-2034
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"pike place market"
in 192 reviews
"post alley"
in 72 reviews
"add your own"
in 24 reviews
"hand sanitizer"
in 22 reviews
"take pictures"
in 20 reviews
"visiting seattle"
in 18 reviews
"gross"
in 639 reviews
"wads"
in 22 reviews
"dna"
in 19 reviews
"chew"
in 53 reviews
"art"
in 126 reviews
"contribution"
in 36 reviews
"thousands"
in 33 reviews
"op"
in 35 reviews
"pics"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a weird and wonderful place! Where else in the world could you see an amazingly colourful wall/ alley. Talking to the uber driver, he was shocked this was a tourist sight.

Thank BillyK1980
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was visiting Pike market and decided to drop by this place. Felt weird and disgusted of the gums stuck all over the wall but its nice to take a photo because its a rare thing to see.

Thank Ana Liza A
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place was sugggested to us by our friend nirnay . Since we didn’t have any previous ideas about this the element of surprise added to the fun !!!

Thank saurabh b
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK, this thing is kind of weird! It is a gigantic wall covered with all kinds of chewed up gum. To be honest, it’s pretty nasty but interesting to see. It’s only a few steps away from the market and it is worth the few...More

Thank omatraveldog
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was with my 14 year old daughter at Pikes Place Market and figured we had to see it. I asked a lady at one of the booths where it was and she directed me to the pig, then down the stairs into an alley. "Don't...More

Thank Terri C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, you are in Seattle for a day or two. You need to see the sights, for some reason this is one of them. Stop by and take a picture, don't touch! Unless you are into that sort of disgusting thing. Or take some gum...More

Thank Terskine
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here, saw it, won't be back. It's unique I guess if unique is wads of mouth germs stuck to a wall in various patterns of stringy design. All I could see was bacteria. and they power wash the excess off the road and it...More

1  Thank ivanhoe
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love art, but this is just sooo nit art. Creative but gross.I think that this place it's not a must see,but if you want to you can visit for something new

Thank Thomas N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is disgusting when you think about it...BUT...it is definitely something to see. It has its own artistic flair. They do come and pressure wash it off from time to time but it is not just a wall...it is the whole ally. Fun to...More

Thank Trenda B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had no plans to stop here, but we found ourselves in a restaurant around the corner and so decided “why not”. I honestly think it incredibly disgusting, but no doubt plenty flock to it. We walked through, but did not contribute. Kids love it...More

Thank Jekela
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daltonwayne
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Response from Matt C | Reviewed this property |
About 20 years ago, but the city of Seattle is taking it all down soon. I just saw it in the news last week.
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