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The Center for Architecture & Design is a dynamic public space for exhibits, programs, and conversations that explore design's role in shaping cities.


Tuesday-Thursday 10am-6pm
Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 1pm-5pm
Notice of Closure: The Center will close at 3pm on Friday, December 14 for an all-staff outing
Holiday Hours: The Center will be closed December 22, 2018 through and including January 1, 2019 for Winter Break


1010 Western Ave
Seattle, WA 98104


Programs and events at the Center explore the potential of the full range of design disciplines – architecture, landscape, products, gaming and user experiences, graphics, and many others – to improve the quality of our lives. The Center is shared home and place of collaboration for AIA Seattle, Design in Public, Seattle Architecture Foundation, and AIA Washington Council, as well as a place for our partner organizations to convene events and conversations relevant to design and our city.