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Space Needle

400 Broad Street, Broad St. and Fifth Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109-4607
+1 800-937-9582
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Seattle Space Needle Observation Deck Admission
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Seattle in One Day: Sightseeing Tour including Space Needle and Pike Place...
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Space Needle and Chihuly Garden and Glass Combination Ticket
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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.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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400 Broad Street, Broad St. and Fifth Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109-4607
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yes you can get the best views from up here, but plan on waiting in line 45 minutes or more. The top is very small and crowded. Felt like I had to push my way through people to get a spot to take pictures. They...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 2 days ago

The customer service here was also great.. I lost my City Pass book while touring here and the Manager replaced mine with one that had been found earlier in the week. My entire family enjoyed this visit to view Seattle.

Thank E S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Expensive but fun. You've come to Seattle. Just do it. Eat at the restaurant. Pricey but saves money on the ticket.

Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 2 days ago

While in Seattle it is "the thing to do" so do it! 30.00 it is pricey but hey, when in Rome. The views are decent even though it's really not that high. I think there are better things to do in Seattle so go thee,...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Another must see in Seattle. One of those well known sights. We purchased the city pass which allowed both a day and night visit. It was a great view of the city and mountains. We didn't get a chance to go back for the night...More

Thank Teachinlil1s
Reviewed 2 days ago

The glass museum was actually spectacular as was the view from the space need, but don't buy tickets in advance as you still have to wait in line and it actually delays you b/c you can't use the kiosk. Also, do a blast pass so...More

Thank Meghan C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an amazing view but the cost is outrageous to just see the view of this amazing city. It's a shame to think of those who don't get to experience this due to the cost.

Thank LRRAZ
Reviewed 2 days ago

Offers great views of all of Seattle on a clear day. You can also see Mt. Rainier if it's clear. I recommend to book online and go early to avoid crowds, unless you are waiting for the air to clear more later in the day.

Thank WayneRSam
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Long line/ wait, but the view and gorgeous sunset we saw from the top was absolutely worth it! Plan ahead!

Thank AlexaVetsch
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was my 3rd trip to Seattle and the first time I went up to the top of the Space Needle. My teenaged-son was the one who wanted to do this and I thank him for the suggestion; I should've done this sooner. The views...More

Thank maddog4221
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Megan A
We plan to do Space Needle and Chihuly Gardens late Sunday afternoon/early evening in August - what are the chances the space needle will sell out? I don't really want to be pinned to a half-hour time slot but don't want to miss it either. There doesn't seem to be a way to buy combo ticket without committing to a half-hour time slot for the needle. Thoughts?
24 June 2017|
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Response from snaffle821 | Reviewed this property |
Just buy the ticket when you get there it will not sell out. Also, we were able to buy our Space Needle ticket and then bring it back within 24 hours to purchase the discounted Chihuly ticket. Finally, consider the CityPass... More
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jess_tourdirector
My family will be in Seattle for 1 1/2 days in August. The Space Needle is on our list of must-do's. Is it worth it to pay the extra $ for the VIP ticket? Thanks!
13 June 2017|
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Response from x9000 | Reviewed this property |
Just get normal tickets bought in advance. It's great. VIPs just get to skip some of the queue but it's not a big queue.
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williamhW9751OI
How long can you stay at the Observation level?
11 June 2017|
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Response from PopiOriginals | Reviewed this property |
As long as you wish until it closes. When you are ready to descend one of the elevators will take you down.
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