Space needle Seattle Washington

What You Need To Know About Space Needle Seattle Washington 2021

Experience Space Needle Seattle Washington

The Space Needle is one of the most signature landmark of Seattle, Washington.  It was built for the 1962  World Wide Fair focused on what is the future would be like in the 21st century.  This futuristic icon is a must see if you are visiting Seattle for the first time. 

 Towering 605 ft, visitors can enjoy an elevator ride to the observation deck for a sweeping 360 degrees panoramic view of the city, when the sky is clear of course.

space needle Seattle Washington

When visiting the city proper, experience to the Space Needle ,Seattle Washington is enjoyable.  We had the tower view from our hotel room we stayed, and it was only a s short monorail ride to the area.  The weather was cloudy however, the sky is clear so we get to glimpse spectacular views of the city , Puget Sound, Olympic Mountain ranges and Mt. Rainier afar. 

The Space Needles also offers a revolving restaurant , at the time of our visit.  The spectacular views as your own  ambiance  is amazing .  Standing tall  againts the city’s skyline, this saucer shape architecture is a relic of futuristic vision. We get to admire another architectural marvel that remains Seattle’s iconic landmark.

pacific science center, Seattle Washington

The Space Needle Seattle Washington is ideally located in the heart of city center.  If you are afraid of height, there are several things to do around the area  and still get to explore the Seattle Center without venturing up to the top.  

Things to do includes the renowned glass Chihuly Garden, Pacific Science Center, Museum of Pop Culture and International Fountain as well as different events and food halls.

This place can be crowded and touristy however , once you get to the observation deck with the magnificent unobstructed views in every direction, it is worth it.  It will give you a different perspective of Seattle’s beautiful city.  


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