Great Things to Do in Seattle
|Space Needle||Located at the Seattle Center with many other family activities, the
Space Needle is Seattle’s major landmark. You can take an
elevator to the top for around $8 and see amazing views. There is
also a restaurant at the top that is pretty pricey. The Space
Needle is a lot cooler from a distance than close up. It is made
of metal and somewhat run down, but worth a look.
|Pike Place Market||Historic market with fresh seafood and produce
together with crafts… This is Seattle’s #1 tourist attraction
to see the fishmongers throw fish. Huge crowds and a fun
atmosphere with unique craft shopping and restaurants. Don’t miss
the fish throwing!!!
|Seattle Aquarium||Seattle’s Aquarium is a great stop for families and rainy
days. Incredible exhibits where fish surround you in glass roofed
aquariums. Favorite attractions include sea lions and sea otters
in indoor / outdoor exhibits connected to the Puget Sound’s natural
|Underground Tour||Under the streets of Seattle lies the wildest history you can
imagine. One of Seattle’s favorite and most unique attractions…
|Snoqualmie Falls||Stunning waterfall visited by millions annually. Do not miss this incredible site.|
|Olympic Sculpture Garden||Free waterfront sculpture park over 9 acres – views of Elliott Bay
and Space Needle, plus cafe – (healthy) walking distance from Belltown /
|Seattle Ship Locks||Ballard “Locks” allow boats to pass from Bay to Lake. The Hiram M.
Chittenden Locks are an amazing site a short drive from downtown.
|Alki Beach – West Seattle||Great beach with awesome views of Seattle’s downtown.|
|Pioneer Square||Historic Seattle district known for antique shopping, great restaurants, and hot nightclubs with live music.|
|Bainbridge Island||A beautiful ferry ride to a small-town island paradise…|
|Seattle Shopping||Great department stores and boutiques with personal service in downtown Seattle…|
|Museum of Pop Culture||The most unique music museum in the world…Dedicated to the best kind of music – rock.|
|Pacific Science Center||Great for kids… The center includes 200 interactive hands-on
exhibits, a planetarium with two shows, an IMAX theater, and a laser
theater. Features include making a giant sheet bubble, computer
simulations, virtual reality hang-gliding, and robot battles.
Learn a lot and have fun at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center.
|Museum of Flight||Airplane museum photo essay with videos. Perfect for a family activity.|
|San Juan Islands||Amazing island getaway nearby Seattle – known for whale watching.|
|Seattle Colleges||Spend a long vacation going to school in Seattle.|
|Seattle Convention Center||Ensure a convenient trip to your next conference in downtown Seattle
with our detailed guide to the Seattle Convention
Center with places to eat, things to do and hotels near by.