Seattle Parks & Recreation

Magnuson Park Building 30 Renovation


Phase I: Seismic repairs and bracing were designed following the 2001 Nisqually earthquake. Water intrusion was significant requiring a roof replacement.

Phase II: $8.2 million, 75,000 sf comprehensive renovation of the historic building including; Seismic, ADA, new mechanical systems, waterlines, windows, sprinklering and fire, life safety upgrades, new restroom facilities, masonry facade tied, new lighting, primary power, and power distribution systems were replaced.

SMSA worked extensively with Seattle Parks & Recreation staff, stakeholders, tenants, and the community to envision the building’s future purpose. The renovated building continues to house artist studios, non-profit rental space, rental of the Officer’s Club, and hangar for large public assemblies.

Additional Details

HISTORIC: Magnuson Park Building 30 is located in the Sand Point Historic District and dates to the 1930’s. It was originally built to house Navy Administration. The hangar was added in 1949.

Read about the grand opening on our blog.


7400 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA