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|O V E R V I E W|
|Description:||The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks are a complex of locks that sit in the middle of Salmon Bay, part of Seattle's Lake Washington Ship Canal. They are known locally as the Ballard Locks after the neighborhood to their north. View the fish ladder and underwater viewing gallery that allows you to see salmon and steelhead returning to their spawning grounds.|
|A D D R E S S|
|Address 1:||3015 NW 54th St|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Hours:||The grounds at the Locks are open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday - Sunday, including all holidays. The fish ladder viewing gallery closes at 8:45 p.m.
Visitor Center hours: Winter hours (October 1 - April 30) are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Summer hours are daily, May 1 - September 30, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free guided tours are provided March 1 - November 30.
If your school or organization wishes a free guided tour of the locks, fish ladder, or botanical garden, contact the visitor center staff at 206-783-7059.
|Admission:||Public Parrking - $1.50/hour for a maximum of three hours. Pay stations accept debit and credit cards, and coins. Payment is required for parking Monday - Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.|
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