Ballard Locks Fish Ladder Renovation and Hiram Chittenden Locks Visitor Programs Donation
Your help can make the Locks experience great!
The Fish Ladder Viewing Gallery at the Ballard Locks needs your help. The gallery needs major
renovations to serve the million annual visitors who come to experience Seattle's iconic returning
The gallery that houses the fish viewing windows has not been updated much since the 1970s. We
plan to improve its physical structure, interpretive exhibits, and educational technology. Its long
overdue attention needed for a well-loved and popular local resource.
Your donation today will contribute to an essential Seattle experience for generations to enjoy!
Find out more about the Ballard Locks Fish Ladder Viewing Gallery renovation.
Your donation will be used to renovate the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks Fish Ladder and expand
interpretive opportunities that connect interpretive messages from the fish ladder plaza with the
underwater viewing story. Some of the project goals for the renovation include improving the
lighting and acoustical quality, better utilization of the space, along with providing dedicated
ranger speaking posts.
Please help us support education and interpretation at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Lake
Washington Ship Canal. Your contribution will enhance visitors' appreciation of this historic Seattle
landmark for many years to come. We're a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, so your contribution is
tax deductible. Thank you!