Volunteer Park

Between E. Prospect and E. Galer Sts., and Federal and E. 15th Aves.
Seattle, Washington

Historic Document

Volunteer Park is located in King County, Washington certified as a historic location on Monday May 03, 1976. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art), Museum, Water Works, Park. Volunteer Park was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Architecture.

Volunteer Park Information

Other Name: Volunteer Park and Water System Historic District
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1901, 1912, 1932
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted Brothers; Bebb & Gould
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Volunteer Park Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 484
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 1
Related Sections:
Seattle Historic Locations King County Historic Locations Washington Historic Locations