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“Great views and fun!”

Gatlinburg Space Needle
Ranked #21 of 109 things to do in Gatlinburg
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Owner description: The Gatlinburg Space Needle is an all steel observation tower served by two elevators with a capacity of 20 persons each. Ride our safe and comfortable glass elevators over 400’ to observation deck for 360° view of the Great Smoky Mountains and the resort city of Gatlinburg. The view is a panorama of beauty without equal year round. Enjoy Higher Learning, an educational experience from the Space Needle’s perspective, with free view finders!
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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100 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Great views and fun!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

Expensive but you get two rides and great views at the top, good for a day. Also, arcade below and space needle a fun attraction and if you have extra time take a ride up!

Visited April 2013
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Seattle, Washington
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36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“great views and great arcade under the needle”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2013

We stayed across the street so this was the first thing we did in Gatlinburg. The arcade under the needle was fun and a great way to spend a few dollars

Visited October 2013
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Alabama
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Nice views but ....”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

Three stars for the view but the staff is really disorganized. The bathrooms are terrible (2/3 sinks out of order and one stall missing door in women's). I suppose there is hope since there is construction going on in the men's restroom.

Visited November 2013
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Milledgeville, Georgia
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66 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Inexpensive and fun.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2013

I do not know that this would thrill the young children, but it has an unbeatable view for the area.
There is Nothing fancy or special about the whole place, but what you are paying for is the view that you get of the beautiful area. As said before, another great part is that the tickect is good for a second visit within 24 hours. Check it out day & Night.

Visited November 2013
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Lakeland, Florida
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156 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
“Up, Up and Away.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2013

This place was ok, not very clean I noticed, but the views from the top were awesome!!! it seemed a bit too pricey for what you get though.

Visited April 2013
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