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What is open and closed on Martin Luther King Day in Seattle

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Martin Luther King Day is celebrated on Monday and there is often confusion over what is open and what is closed. The weather in Seattle may not be very inviting but if you plan on heading out on the Holiday, there are many places open. With many stores having great sales, it is a great opportunity to take advantage of Seattle’s free street parking.

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What is open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Seattle ~
Bars and taverns
Bowling alleys
Children’s Museum
Convenience stores
Fast food restaurants
FREE metered street parking in downtown Seattle
Liquor stores
Major malls /department stores
Movie theaters
Museum of Flight
Restaurants ~ at owner’s discretion
Seattle Aquarium
Seattle Center
Thrift shops
Woodland Park Zoo

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What is closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Seattle ~
Banks and credit unions
Government offices
Post offices ~ express mail will still be delivered
Public libraries
Municipal offices
Sculpture Park Pavilion
Seattle Asian Art Museum
Seattle Art Museum
State offices

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Seattle Area Services Schedule on Martin King Jr. Day ~
Garbage pickup, will be on regular schedules
Metro buses will be operating with a reduced weekday schedule, check online for complete information
State ferries will be on regular weekday schedules
Transfer and recycling stations will be open

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