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Address: 400 Broad Street, Broad St. and Fifth Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109
Phone Number: +1 800-937-9582
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9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: Yes
Activities: Dining
Description: Climb 520 feet to the observation deck of Seattle's signature building...
Climb 520 feet to the observation deck of Seattle's signature building, which is actually 605 feet tall, for spectacular views of the city and its surrounding area. For food and fantastic sights check out SkyCity, the tower's rotating restaurant that makes one complete orbit per hour.
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It was a clear day, great view of Seattle and surrounding area. Very well done, very well kept and clean. They do a great job operating this attraction, lines move fast, good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

The Space Needle is an icon. Weather permitting, the views are expansive, out to the surrounding mountains and volcanos. On a cloudy day, you can still enjoy downtown and water views. Inside are giant touchscreens that identify landmarks. Our young son loved them.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

It was a clear day, great view of Seattle and surrounding area. Very well done, very well kept and clean. They do a great job operating this attraction, lines move fast, good explain attraction. A little pricey but still fun.

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marion
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

It was very busy. Even so, we got up quickly. I am sure there are great views but it was so crowded, it was almost impossible to see anything.

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Bartlett
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

it was the thing to do,,,lots of museums next too it but didnt have time it was part of a tour and a must see while in seattle.

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Chester, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

The view was absolutely spectacular. The line and crowd was ridiculous and the food in the cafe is overpriced.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We booked our tickets in conjunction with the Chihuly Garden and Glass. If we would have booked separate we would not have been happy. It was not worth it to have a view of Seattle from that height.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Spent quite a bit of money to wait in a queue...whilst the one lift to the top serviced the entire building...including the restaurant. We waited 45 minutes. And the queue wasn't even that long. The view was nice....but nothing that couldn't be seen from neighboring buildings. The space needle itself was great to see being such an iconic landmark....but I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

I lucked out by going to the Space Needle on a clear-ish day. The observation deck provides a great 360 degree view of the city. The line for the elevator back down (only 1) can be very long (5-6+ groups before you're in). Free (comes with ticket) souvenir pictures are easily "downloaded" to your email from the large touchscreeens inside... More 

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New Iberia, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Really great to see sunset on Seattle, it was a clear beautiful night. Many tourist around and felt comfortable to walk to and from hotel. Chilly Gardens right next door which made it nice.

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

This truly is a National land mark and the symbol of Seattle. Sure the price can be a little steep to just get really high and see stuff but it is definitely worth it. The view is amazing with two volcanoes to the north and the south (Baker & Rainier) the Olympics to the west and the cascades to east... More 

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