You can not travel to Seattle Washington and not visit this beautiful sky scrapper. This blog will provide you with insights to one of Seattle’s most famous attractions. It is located in the heart of Downtown Seattle in the hub of fun activities.
The Space Needle is the number #1 place to visit in Seattle Washington. This iconic attraction is at the center of things to do and places to visit. In addition, Tourists can take the elevator to the Needle’s Observation Deck for a 360 degrees spectacular view of the city and Mount Rainier.
Seattle's Most Iconic Tourist Attraction: The Space Needle
The Space Needle Seattle Center
The space Needle Center is graced with a lot of things to see and things to do. If you love sculptural art and nature, then you will enjoy all that this center has to offer. Here a few highlights blow.
Take Public Transportation
The Space Center is located Downtown Seattle and it is very hard to find parking. Therefore, taking public transportation may be a better option. Pierce Transit has buses that can take you there. Moreover, taking the bus can save you money and gas. You also get to beautiful view of nature and Mount Rainier when you travel from Tacoma WA.
Grab a Bite at One of The Food Trucks
There are a number food trucks in the Downtown Seattle area where you can purchase street food from different types of cuisines ranging from Chinese, Indian, Mexican to Jamaican. However, there are several fast food restaurants and eateries that you can sit and have a meal.
Visit The Pop Culture Museum.
If you love museums, then visit the the Space Center's Pop Culture Museum. Different aspects of pop culture are showcased at the museum such as: various genres of music, horror/sci-fi movies, and video games.
If you love art, then you will love that the Space Needle Seattle Center is saturated with sculptural art show throughout the center.
The Chihuly Garden and Glass is a landscaped garden that exhibits very colorful and interesting glass sculptures.
The Seattle Center Monorail
Another notable attraction of the Needle Space Center is the Monorail.
The Monorail shuttle train provide transportation above city streets between the Seattle Center and most major shopping plazas, restaurants, skyscraper buildings and a water front in Downtown Seattle area.
Seattle’s Central Library
If you just want somewhere to unwind and relax, the Seattle’s Central Library offers a peaceful and quiet place to relax and enjoy a glimpse of the Elliot Bay.
Moreover, the library is a structural masterpiece. The exterior shows off it’s beautiful architectural glass design.
Travel Sites that can make your Seattle Tour Experience a Better one.
For more Information on Tourist Attractions and Transportation in Seattle WA, you can visit:
CityPass Seattle and Pierce Transit
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11 thoughts on “Seattle Washington’s # 1 Tourist Attraction.”
Great pictures. I have been there. I went before going on a cruise to Alaska.
Great information on Seattle! And beautiful pictures! I hope to visit there one day!
Love the Space Needle and I really enjoyed the Pop Culture museum!
Such a wonderful writeup about Seattle Washington, Kevin. Thanks, man.
Very cool! Would love to visit but Seattle is a long ways from me
I love Seattle! I’m from Washington and now live in texas but I miss the fresh air of the rain and all the greenery!
💪🏾 Will have to save this in case I visit. Seems like a nice place to come.
I havent been to Seattle but it will be nice to see this next time. Food trucks are the best really enjoyed exploring it though in other states. Thanks for the reco.
So much information and things to do and see in Seattle. Thanks for sharing.
As a Washingtonian, I agree! Seattle Center and the Space Needle are so fun to visit in Seattle. The Pop Culture Museum is a favorite for our family as well. We saw the Jim Henson exhibit a few years ago. It was really cool.