- Renton is proud of its nationally recognized public schools, quality technical college, and award-winning hospitals and medical centers. A history museum, municipal airport, two libraries and several neighborhood and community centers provide great variety in both education and recreation for residents.
- More than 29 parks and trails, including the Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park on Lake Washington, a golf course and a skate park offer myriad sports and recreation activities for all ages. The Cedar River Trail and the Black River Riparian Forest offer unsurpassed views and serene hiking experiences.
- Renton supports visual and performing arts through three performing arts theaters, the Renton City Concert Band, and Youth Symphony Orchestra. In addition, the Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center attracts musicians and entertainers from near and far.
- Destination shopping, tucked-away boutiques, and excellent and varied dining options await visitors to Renton. And the Antiques District is second to none in this region.
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