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Seattle Center

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Site of the 1962 Worlds Fair features the Space Needle, childrens museum, theater and lots of amusement rides.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA 98109-4645
+1 206-684-7200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This area of Seattle has so many attractions, it's hard to list them all. There are three museums here: the MoPop (Museum of Pop Culture), the Seattle Science Center and the Seattle Children's Museum. There are several landmarks, including the Space Needle, the Monorail and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time exploring the center! Great playground for children. The food court was beautifully decorated for Christmas, with a variety of foods.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Elaine B
Reviewed December 12, 2018

For young and old, smiles abound. Make sure to watch other children play if you don't have any of your own!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lindamillerplays
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Seattle Center has several museums, the Space Needle and a super awesome International fountain. The Armory has a food court and you can find events happening there on most weekends. Seattle Center is also a family friendly place with a big playground right next to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank drakoneee
Reviewed November 7, 2018

From worldwide cultural festivals and "World Fairs", to food and beer from around the world, and New Year's Fireworks celebrations -- The Seattle Center offers things to do for everyone all year long.

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Loved walknig around the Center. It's clean and safe even at night. The signs make it very easy to find your way around. I loved that there is so much to do or see all in one area!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda205
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Several to most national and international festivals of music, dance and art form are held here. During the festivals the place is humming with activity. If you like noise, variety of food and assorted music this is the place 'must spend time'. On the days...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank premhejmadi
Reviewed October 16, 2018

1962 Seattle World's Fair Space Needle, Pacific Science Center, Chihuly Garden and Museum, Armory with shops, food. Museum of Pop Culture, and Bill and Melinda Gates Visitor Discovery Center all in one area. We parked on the west side of the Pacific Science Center.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janetd4572016
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We didn't realize that many of the attractions we wanted to see in Seattle are all in the same place -- at Seattle Center. This was the site of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair. Some venues from that remain & others have been rebuilt or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Heather A
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We actually came through here on Segways and took a break. Great water fountain....you can walk down it and kids can play in the water. Nice view of the Space Needle.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cheryl M
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Anusha K
June 10, 2018|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
I would say an hour at minimum but two or more hours depending on how long you want to stay in each section. I like to go early and try and beat any crowd that might show up.
August 6, 2017|
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Response from JECOhio | Reviewed this property |
What we did was split it over two days. The first evening we went to City Center at about 6:00 and went to Chihuly and purchased our Seattle City Pass there. (they also have other combinations available). We then went... More
Sandra D
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Anon00001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but for that, you will have to go to the Boeing factory, which is not at Seattle Center.