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Sky View Observatory

701 Fifth Ave, 73rd floor, Columbia Center, Seattle, WA 98104-7097
+1 206-386-5564
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Nice alternative to the Space Needle

Pretty great view of the city and surrounding areas. I wish the food area had been open, or at... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mike A
Amazing views of Seattle and more

We picked a truly beautiful day to visit Seattle so the view from the Sky View was unforgettable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
walshy1160
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701 Fifth Ave, 73rd floor, Columbia Center, Seattle, WA 98104-7097
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Reviewed yesterday

Pretty great view of the city and surrounding areas. I wish the food area had been open, or at least a vending machine!

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 3 days ago

We picked a truly beautiful day to visit Seattle so the view from the Sky View was unforgettable. Warm welcoming staff and super fast lift adds to the occasion. This is clearly a must do when in Seattle. The open area on the 73rd floor...More

1  Thank walshy1160
Reviewed 3 days ago

My cousin recommended we visit here, and we were glad we did! The views are incredible, and you are in an enclosed area which is much larger and much less crowded than the Space Needle. To top it all off, if you keep your receipt...More

2  Thank SoJerzeeGirl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent view of Seattle from the highest viewing platform in town. Higher than the space needle! 360 degrees view with a little bar. I will be back!

1  Thank Peter E
Reviewed 3 days ago

Gives you a much better view of the city being atop the tallest building in Seattle. Yes, it's taller than the space needle which looks like a pin from up here. Easy access, no ques and a bar to add some spirit to your mood.

1  Thank Kunal M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The view from the 73rd floor is great if you can get there on a clear day. We were lucky enough to have a clear view of Mt. Rainier, the Space Needle and the entire area. There are some displays of historical interest but really,...More

1  Thank HuskerJan
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the observatory with our family. It is a lot less expensive than the Space Needle and offers better views. You can see as far as Mount Ranier and other mountains in the horizon. Offers beautiful views of the city.

1  Thank Rene22srl
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a tourist attraction, and the view is excellent, but it is mostly very crowded. The restaurant below the sky view is good and very expensive.

1  Thank mark b
Reviewed 6 days ago

I chose the Skyview Observatory because it's way cheaper than the Space Needle and I wanted a view of the city with the Space Needle in it. It's a bit annoying that you have to pay with card on the ground floor as I was...More

1  Thank BabzJC
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love seeing places from the highest points - especially my own city and this view is amazing. On a clear day you can see almost to Canada. However, you never know when you're going to have a clear day in Seattle. Also, the only...More

1  Thank LAEricson
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JuneK99
31 August 2016|
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Response from Gypseycat | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Thursday morning and it was not crowded. Great views!
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kmb3
26 August 2016|
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Response from avonsong | Reviewed this property |
$14.75 per person
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Merika S
27 June 2016|
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Response from pretblueye | Reviewed this property |
I used Groupon and bought 2 tickets at a discount of $18 for 2 people. Without the discount it is $14.75 per person
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