Miners Landing

Pier 57 – Where it all began!

Welcome to Miner's Landing on Pier 57! The pier played a significant part in the Seattle gold rush, and is now a central piece of Seattle's vibrant and historic waterfront.

Whether you are a Seattle native or visiting for the first time, Miner's Landing is the perfect place to come with family and friends!


Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center

Arrive Curious. Leave Inspired.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center takes visitors of all ages on an interactive journey that brings to life the connections we share with others across the globe.

Discover innovations and inventions that are helping to create a world where every person has the opportunity to live a healthy and productive life. Immerse yourself in debates about education, health and poverty. Take action on a cause that you care about. We also offer a rich array of programs and community events, educator resources and school tours.