Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center, Seattle

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
At the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center, we hope to educate, inspire, and motivate people by sharing stories of work that is improving lives, from Seattle to South Africa. Through our interactive exhibits, visitors can investigate some of the world’s tough challenges and learn how to act on their own ideas and solutions.

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  • For those who care about humanity, you will be very impressed by the vision and social consciousness of the very blessed Gates. What we have is a privilege that should not be taken for granted...  more »
  • Its not very big but very informative on what kinds of projects they work on and why. Provides some interactive experiences and well done. Its pretty easy to get to and located across the street from....  more »
  • One of the best educational and extremely well presented places we have ever visited. Born and grew up in Seattle but retired in Palm Springs, I’ve known Gates and endeavors quite well. We definitely will be back to absorb more and see the outstanding difference he and Melinda’s team makes every day. Very proud to have known and his mom and dad’ work here!
  • Fascinating and informative. If you like learning about innovation and how innovation can help improve people’s lives, this is a great place to go. I spent 2 hours here enjoying reading about various innovations (from portable water filter to vaccine insulators) and the populations who are now using them. It was eye opening. Don’t miss the bathrooms, where you can enjoy some eye opening sanitation facts. All in all, I came out more informed and motivated. Two thumbs up.

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