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Fremont Troll

North 36th St., Freemont District, Seattle, WA
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An 18-foot tall stone troll that lives under the Aurora Avenue Bridge.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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North 36th St., Freemont District, Seattle, WA
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located in the Fremont neighborhood. This sculpture of a troll under the bridge is good for a quick photo. Most city tours and hop on tours take you to the troll. It is not a beautiful sculpture but is an iconic Seattle sculpture.

Thank SharonB231
Reviewed yesterday

A friend suggest that I check this out while in Seattle. A very odd place to discover a huge troll lurking. Not far from the artsy section of Fremont.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stumbled on the troll by happy accident! Such fun! Take a photo and enjoy Seattle's sense of humor!!!

Thank natatafish
Reviewed 3 days ago

Read about this and just had to take a look see-was worth the stop. There is street parking although you might have to climb a hill to see the troll. Able to take pictures without others fairly quickly. Others had their pictures taken climbing on...More

1  Thank Nich5
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not sure what to say other than it's a piece of art that was place there and became a tourist attraction though taking pictures without the tourist in the way is doable.

1  Thank wanderlustandsparkle
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a unique approach to a neighborhood dealing with underpasses and making them a part of their lifestyle rather than a problem. Of course, we have all heard about the Troll controlling bridge access. This one even claimed a VW!

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 5 days ago

I loved all the different art you can find in Seattle and the troll was one we couldn't miss. parking can be tricky but take the time to stop by and climb on the troll for a perfect photo opp.

Thank gardenmomof2
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really neat place to visit, you're probably familiar with the Fremont Troll if you've seen the movie 10 Things I Hate About You. It isn't consistently crowded and it is a fun place to take pictures with friends and family. Parking is...More

Thank Isabel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

If touring Seattle, the Fremont Troll is a must. Very cool and fun place to take pics. Parking can be tough during tourist season so be forwarned. Fremont as a whole is lovely so if up for walking, a walk through the neighborhood is highly...More

Thank obeacian
Reviewed 1 week ago

I mean, it's cool and whatever. I walked past here at 08h30 on a Sunday and it wasn't crawling with hipsters taking selfies, so if you want a solo troll photo (weird?) that's probably the time to do it.

Thank JadetheBlade
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Teri P
14 June 2016|
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Response from FakeTim C | Reviewed this property |
Just walk up, it is a piece of public art sitting under an overpass.
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chonie H
2 April 2015|
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Response from Fat O | Reviewed this property |
No light rail but there are Metro routes that run close by. Visit King County Metro Trip Planner for more detailed route information. (URL's not allowed here{hypertext transfer protocol colon slash slash tripplanner dot... More
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