Visit the Frye

Please visit the COVID-19 Response page on our blog for the most up-to-date information about current public health guidelines and what to know before you visit.

Traffic disruption alert: Due to ongoing neighborhood construction projects, the blocks surrounding the Museum including Terry Ave, Cherry and Columbia Streets, may undergo periodic traffic disruptions or closures; street parking may be impacted during these windows. Unless otherwise noted, pedestrian access to the Museum will not be disrupted.


704 Terry Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98104

2022 Hours

Wednesday–Sunday 11 am–5 pm

Café Frieda remains temporarily closed.

The Frye closes at 3 pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve. The Frye is closed on Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.


The Frye Art Museum is committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive space for everyone. Read more about accessibility accommodations at the Museum.

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Frye in Focus tours are available second Saturdays and second Sundays at 1 pm, meeting in the Rotunda. These short-form, 30-minute tours focus on a single exhibition or grouping of works. Free.

Private tours are available Wednesday through Sunday between 11 am and 4 pm at an additional cost of $30 for members and $50 for non-members. At least three weeks’ advanced notice is required to schedule a private tour. Each private tour can accommodate up to 15 people and can be customized to meet the group’s needs. Book a private tour.

Self-guided tours are available Wednesday through Sunday between 11 am and 4 pm year-round. Two business days’ advanced notice is required for self-guided tours. These tours are self-directed museum visits for organized groups of 6 or more participants. Book a self-guided tour.


Phone: +1 206 622 9250
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View the Frye Art Museum on Google Maps

View ways to get to the Frye Art Museum


By Public Transit

Public Bus
Routes 3 and 4: James St and 8th Ave
Route 60: 9th Ave and Columbia St
Route 12: Madison St and 9th Ave
View the King County Trip Planner

The First Hill Streetcar runs approximately every 10–15 minutes. The nearest stop is Broadway & Marion. View the First Hill Streetcar schedule

Link Lightrail
Pioneer Square Link Station: 3rd Ave & James St.
Please note, this station is approximately a 15 minute walk from the Museum at a steep incline
View the Sound Transit Trip Planner

By Car

From Southbound I-5
Take the James St exit 165A
Merge onto 6th Ave
Left on Cherry Ave
Left onto Terry Ave

From Northbound I-5
Take exit 164A for Dearborn St toward James St/Madison St
Keep right, follow signs for James St
Continue straight onto 7th Ave
Right on James St
Left on Terry Ave


Paid public street parking is available along Terry Ave, 9th Ave, Columbia St, Marion St, and Cherry St.

There are also several paid parking lots nearby the Museum including the Cabrini Tower Parking Garage at 1010 Marion St; Impark Lot at 815 9th Ave; and Swedish Hospital Marion & Minor Garage. Other paid parking lots are available throughout First Hill.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 31, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
here:now Artwork Discussion

Wednesday, June 1, 12:30 – 1:00 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Tuesday, June 7, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Virtual Artwork Discussion | Frye Favorites

Thursday, June 9, 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
Romare Bearden (1911-1988) | Virtual Lecture
Art History Lectures with Rebecca Albiani

Sunday, June 12, 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
Members' Tour: Frye Architecture
Members' Event

Saturday, June 25, 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
Curator Tour: Romare Bearden
Gallery Talk with Georgia Erger