Thurston County

Photos of Olympia, WA

The only time we’d say it’s O.K. to judge a book by its cover is when you’re selecting a best place to live. Thankfully, we’ve got plenty of great photos of the area that we think will help you decide whether or not it’s the best place for you.
  •  4th Ave Bridge in Olympia, WA
    Ian Ruotsala
  • Photo by Doug Walker Photography
  • A sunshine float is pulled during a parade in Olympia, WA.
  • A wooden bridge along the trail at Priest Point Park.
    photo by Davide Roe
  • Summer squash and beets on sale at the Farmers Market
  • A street view of the Hands on Children's Museum in Olympia.
    Photo courtesy of Olympia Lacey Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau
  • A pink dogwood tree helps frame the capitol building in Olympia, WA against a bright blue sky.
    courtesy of Olympia Lacey Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau
  • Prawn salad at Iron Rabbit Restaurant & Bar
    Iron Rabbit Restaurant & Bar
  • Mural painted on a wall of Star Wars characters as cartoons.
    Mike Baehr
  • A teacher instructs students during a computer class.
    Washington State House
  • Packer Fans pose for a picture at a bar. One man wears a cheese hat, while another is dressed as a green Pope and a woman has a cheese bra.
  • Wooden boats dock at Percival Landing in Olympia, WA

    Courtesy of Orin Blomberg under a CC 4.0 license.

  • Children play in the Heritage Park fountains near downtown Olympia, WA.
    Janine Unsoeld
  • Students sit at a table in front of stained glass windows in the library at Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA.
    Ahniwa Ferrari
  • Olympia WA

    Courtesy of Jon. D. Anderson under a CC 4.0 license.

  • Port of Olympia, WA
    Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau
  • Downtown Olympia, WA

    Courtesy of Orin Blomberg under a CC 2.0 license.