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Snohomish County, WA

Snohomish County begins 12 miles north of Seattle, a little under 100 miles south of Vancouver, and a short ferry ride away from the San Juan Islands or Olympic Peninsula, Snohomish County is ideally situated for exploring the entire Pacific Northwest.

Arts, Culture & History

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Star-powered performances and world-renowned local talent make Snohomish County your next destination for a cultural experience on your Washington vacation. Our local triple-threat talent, impeccably trained and with accomplished backgrounds, sing, dance and act next to national and international performers who command the headlines. Our visual arts are unmatched. Modern and edgy or native and primitive, theaters, studios and museums alike offer an arts and culture experience you won’t want to miss.

Find murals and sculptures by regional artists as your stroll the waterfront arts community of Edmonds. Tulalip, a federally recognized Indian Reservation is a thriving community rich with history and culture. Everett, surrounded by nearly 50 miles of freshwater and saltwater shores is exploding in the arts scene with top-notch galleries and a state-of-the-art glass blowing studio. Lynnwood offers a peek into the past at Heritage Park, devoted to the early history of the area, and Mukilteo also preserves a piece of our past, a working lighthouse from 1906, overlooking the Puget Sound.

Be inspired as you traverse our communities exploring the art galleries, museums, festivals and venues that call Snohomish County home. Let your imagination take flight as you encounter rhythmic dancing, mystifying art and curious wonders!

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Celestial Tsunami

Two stained glass panels at the entrance of library and dividing the children's area from the main area of...

Ikebana glass series

A series of glass art that draws on the traditional Japanese art of flower arrangement, created by Dale...

Woodland Park Zoo

This colorful mural by Portland native Emily Beeks invites passers-by to stampede to the zoo along with an...

Children at Play

Brick mural created by Mara Smith in 2005. The mural, installed on the side of the Concession Stand building,...

Muffler Man

The Stevedore Muffler Man, a 20-ft. fiberglass giant, overlooks the Sound from the top of a building....

Glacial Erratic Rock

The glacial erratic rock is at Martha Lake Airfield Community Park is one of the largest glacial erratic...

Future Dreaming

A sculpture of a pensive young boy sitting and gazing upwards, with a book resting on his knee. Clustered at...