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Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront

1101 Alaskan Way, Pier 55 Ticket Booth and Pier 56 Argosy Visitor Center, Seattle, WA 98101-2981
+1 206-623-1445
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Seattle Locks Cruise
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Narrated sightseeing cruises: HARBOR (1-hr): Learn Seattle history, be dazzled by the Emerald City skyline, explore the workings of our shipping port, get a close-up view of Seattle’s historic waterfront, enjoy Seattle's natural beauty. LOCKS (2.5-hr): Be surrounded by floating homes and houseboats, large fishing vessels, seaplanes, majestic city parks, more. While in the Locks, YOU become the attraction. LAKE UNION (1.5-hr): Explore Seattle’s urban aquatic playground in Lake Union, Portage Bay, and the Montlake Cut. Learn about the transformation of Lake Union from a gritty industrial resource to a beloved public space. LAKE WASHINGTON (1.5-hr): Learn the history of the Eastside, cruise past magnificent lakeside properties, enjoy natural scenery. TILLICUM VILLAGE EXCURSION (4-hr): Passage to/from Blake Island, a Northwest flavors-inspired buffet meal with traditionally-prepared alder fire roasted fish, NW Native American storytelling, live tech-enhanced stage performance.
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1101 Alaskan Way, Pier 55 Ticket Booth and Pier 56 Argosy Visitor Center, Seattle, WA 98101-2981
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Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

This was a fun way to see parts of the harbor, complete with a tour guide! The guy who was our tour guide explained everything we saw, provided fun facts & trivia, and shared some history. The tour guide uses a microphone and is clearly...More

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ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback on your cruise experience. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time out on the water. The live narration on our cruises are one of the many things that set us apart and we're...More

Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice cruise, great weather, not as informative as Chicago architectural cruise. Cruise lasted 1 hour, glad I did not take advice of Argosy ticket salesman and buy noon cruise, city was still socked in with clouds. Information provided during cruise was ok. I recommend cruise...More

Thank Mark B
ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

We greatly appreciate you taking the time out to leave your review! We hope to see you again out on the water!

Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

This was a fun way to see Seattle from the water. Only saw sea lions and no other animals aside from gulls. The tour guide was terrific!

Thank Jodi R
ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed November 13, 2016

Enjoyed the harbor, city view from Elliott Bay, locks tour, Lake Union, Lake Washington & the skyline from the boat view. The tour took approximately 2 hours and traveled through many different areas of Seattle that are not as accessible by car or by foot....More

Thank Kris M
ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Thank you very much for leaving your review and rating of Argosy Cruises! We're glad that you enjoyed your cruise and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed November 12, 2016

We bought a Seattle City Pass and the one hour Harbor Tour was part of the pass. We really enjoyed it! The narrator, Rachel, was knowledgeable, interesting and friendly. We saw a different side of Seattle and learned things we would not have learned by...More

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ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Thank you for your review and rating!

Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

We decided to experience Seattle as we would if we were visitors. We bought the City Pass. We took the Argosy Harbor cruise on a cloudy, drizzling afternoon. It was fun! We sat inside at the bar level, had a glass of wine, and enjoyed...More

Thank Elaine N
ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Thank you for providing your review and rating! We're glad that you were able to experience Seattle from a different perspective! We hope to see you out on the water with us again soon!

Reviewed November 4, 2016

We got tickets for the harbor tour because it was something we could all do with minimal effort with my 79 year old grandmother. We were in Seattle during an unusually hot time so resting inside the boat cabin was a nice reprieve for everyone....More

Thank Charlie Y
Reviewed November 3, 2016

I road on the Argosy Cruises in last April. It was really great to watch views of the beautiful city of Seattle on a cruise circling around its bay. The views were really stunning and even better in sunny spring day. It took about a...More

Thank Kim J
ArgosySocial, Public Relations Manager at Argosy Cruises - Seattle Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Thank you for your review of Argosy Cruises! We're glad to hear that you were able to enjoy the great views and atmosphere that or cruise provides! We look forward to having you sailing with us again soon!

Reviewed October 30, 2016

We had a sunny October day for our lock cruise. The light breeze was lovely as we motored past the Seattle waterfront and around West Point lighthouse into position to go through the locks into Lake Union. A crowd gathered to watch us pass through...More

Thank April W
Reviewed October 29, 2016

When we looked online, it looked like it was all sold out. However, we happened to walk past Argosy on the pier, and stopped and asked. There were plenty of seats (it is the off-season). So I don't know what the deal is with the...More

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Grant I
May 8, 2016|
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Response from Grant I | Reviewed this property |
Hi Grant, Yes I am answering the question because I posted a review 3 weeks ago and it is still pending because Argosy cruises does not like my review. I live in Seattle and the ferries are fantastic. If you want to learn... More
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You can also check the timings online in advance to plan accordingly. Exchanging the coupon with ticket is the best way to ensure the timing.
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