Rebels By Bus

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*MOHAI, Seattle (Museum of History and Industry)

Rebel by Bus Adventure

Seattle Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI)

November 7, 2013

 

  • Depart from Intercity Transit Center, Olympia, Bay M at 9:00 am

Intercity Transit Bus 605

Arrive at Highway 512 Park and Ride (in Lakewood) at 9:50 am

Adult fare:  $3.00     RRFP*:  $1.25

 

  • Depart from Highway 512 Park and Ride at 10:08 am

Sound Transit Bus 594

Arrive in Seattle, at 4th and Pike (by Westlake Mall) at 11:25 am

Adult fare:  $3.50         RRFP: $1.50

 

  • Lunch on your own in Westlake Mall Food Court (top floor).  The group will decide meeting place and time to depart the Food Court…

 

  • Depart from Westlake Hub for the Seattle Streetcar, at Olive Way and 5th; east and kitty-corner from the back of Westlake Mall.  Get ticket (credit, debit, or cash) at kiosk before boarding, or buy ticket with cash on board.

Adult fare:  $2.50    Age 65+: 75 cents   ORCA card holder:  free

Get off the Streetcar at the Lake Union Park stop.

 

  • MOHAI admission is free today.  Docent lead tours every 30 minutes on the half hour.  MOHAI highlights include:
    • Bezos Center for Innovation (new exhibit)
    • Joshua Green theater features a great seven minute multi-media show
    • Celluloid Seattle:  A city at the Movies (closes December 1st)
    • My favorite:  The Great Seattle Fire multi-media presentation
    • The café features local food and beverage

 

  • Meet in MOHAI main lobby, by front door, at 2:45 pm

 

  • Depart from Lake Union Park, Seattle Street car (arriving every 10 – 15 minutes)

Adult fare:  $2.50    Age 65+: 75 cents   ORCA card holder:  free

 

  • Depart from Lenora at 4th Avenue (2 blocks north and west of Olive Way; where we get off the streetcar) at 3:40 pm.  Sound Transit 592 to Lakewood/Olympia

Arrive at Intercity Transit Center, Olympia at 5:53 pm

Adult fare:  $3.50   RRFP: $1.50

*RRFP = Regional Reduced Fare Permit, for age 65 and older – get at downtown Olympia Transit Center, costs $3.  Details in Intercity Transit Schedule.  Fares are half price or less than adult fare.

 

Bus riding tidbits:

  • Pay exact fare when boarding bus
  • Consider getting an ORCA card (See Sound Transit schedule for information)
  • Don’t forget to pick up an Intercity Transit (Thurston County) and Sound Transit (Regional Pierce/King/Snohomish Counties) schedules


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