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Shopping in Style: A Walking Tour of Seattle’s Historic Department Stores

Saturday, August 10, 2019
10 am – 12 pm

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
6 – 8 pm

The golden era of department stores gave rise to Seattle’s still vibrant downtown shopping district.

Join Seattle Style: Fashion/Function exhibit curator Clara Berg for a walk through local department store history, from 1890 to the present day. Learn about The Bon Marché (now Macy’s), Frederick & Nelson, Best’s Apparel, Nordstrom and more!

The tour starts in Westlake Park and ends with a complimentary beverage at Nordstrom Ebar. Dress up for this saunter through our historical grand emporiums, but be sure to wear comfortable shoes!

For disability accommodations, please contact two weeks prior to the event.

Location: Tour begins at Westlake Park

Cost: $15 for MOHAI members / $25 general public


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