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Location & Hours

Space Needle

SPACE NEEDLE
Seattle Center
400 Broad Street
Seattle, WA 98109

Hours vary by day and season; please check website for current hours of operation.
Last admission is 45 minutes before close.

(206) 905-2100
(800) 937-9582
spaceneedle.com

Seattle Aquarium

SEATTLE AQUARIUM
1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59
Seattle, WA 98101
On downtown waterfront, below Pike Place Market

Open daily, 9:30am-5pm
Holiday hours apply on Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve; see website for details.
Closed Christmas Day.

(206) 386-4300
seattleaquarium.org

Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour

ARGOSY CRUISES HARBOR TOUR
Ticket Booth, Pier 55
Seattle, WA 98101
5-minute walk southwest/below Pike Place Market

Departures vary by day and season; see details.
Closed Christmas Day.

(206) 623-1445
argosycruises.com

Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)

MUSEUM OF POP CULTURE (MOPOP)
325 5th Avenue N.
Seattle, WA 98109
At Seattle Center, near Space Needle

Open Daily, 10am-6pm
Seasonal hours may apply; check website.
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

(206) 770-2700
MoPOP.org

Woodland Park Zoo

WOODLAND PARK ZOO
GPS/West Entrance address:
5500 Phinney Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103

Open daily 9:30am
Closing times vary seasonally.
Closed Christmas Day.

(206) 548-2500
zoo.org

Chihuly Garden and Glass

CHIHULY GARDEN AND GLASS
305 Harrison St.
Seattle, WA 98109
Next to the Space Needle

Mon-Wed, 11am-5pm
Thu-Sun, 11am-6pm
Open daily; hours vary by season. Check website for current hours. Please note last entry is one hour before close.
Occasional partial closures for special events.
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

(206) 753-4940
chihulygardenandglass.com

CityPASS Admission

Space Needle

Day/Night admission, including two visits to the top within 24 hours

Seattle Aquarium

General admission to all major exhibits, plus interpretive shows

Shows and talks may be temporarily unavailable.

Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour

A one-hour narrated Harbor Cruise Tour

Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)

General admission

Some amenities, experiences, and high-touch areas (including Sound Lab) may be temporarily unavailable.

Woodland Park Zoo

General admission

Some experiences and exhibits, including indoor buildings and high-touch areas, are temporarily unavailable.

Chihuly Garden and Glass

General admission, plus a complimentary audio tour (smartphone required)

Highlights

Space Needle

  • Discover unparalleled views of Mt. Rainer to the south, the Cascade range to the East, and the majestic Olympics to the West from two levels, one with an all-glass floor and the other an open-air deck.
  • Float over Seattle as you sit back on one of the inclined glass benches in the open-air observation deck.
  • Step out onto The Loupe, the world's first revolving glass floor, with Seattle at your feet.

Seattle Aquarium

  • Step through a short tunnel into the one-of-a-kind underwater dome. You’ll get a 360-degree view into a mammoth 400,000-gallon tank filled with hundreds of fascinating Puget Sound fish!
  • Meet a fabulous assortment of charming and entertaining marine mammals: gregarious sea otters, river otters, harbor seals and fur seals.
  • Discover some of the most interesting and eye-catching animals that make their homes in the warm waters of the tropical Pacific Ocean.
  • Experience a one-of-a-kind glimpse into life under the surface of Puget Sound at the Window on Washington Waters exhibit, a mammoth 120,000-gallon exhibit filled with more than 800 fish and invertebrates indigenous to the Pacific Northwest’s local waters.

Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour

  • Take in amazing views of the Seattle skyline, Elliott Bay waterfront, the Olympic and Cascade mountain ranges, shipping terminals, and historic neighborhoods.
  • Discover interesting facts about waterfront piers, Seattle’s maritime history and Space Needle from the expert narration offered on the cruise.
  • Catch a glimpse of container ships and The Washington State ferry fleet — the largest in the U.S.

Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)

  • Watch music performances and light shows in Sky Church, featuring a mammoth 60’ HD LED screen.
  • Travel to a pixelated world of wonder and play in Indie Game Revolution, and get the whole family in on the fun by playing one of the twenty featured single and multiplayer games.
  • Trace the historical development of the signature instrument of rock ‘n’ roll in Guitar Gallery: The Quest for Volume, presenting 55 vintage, world-changing guitars from the 1770s to the present.
  • Get lost in exhibits like Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic, or face your fears in Scared to Death: The Thrill of Horror Films. For the full spaceship experience, head over to Infinite Worlds of Science Fiction.
  • Travel alongside the legendary Jimi Hendrix at the height of his fame in Wild Blue Angel: Hendrix Abroad, 1966-1970.
  • Journey through the early 90's Seattle punk scene with Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses.

Woodland Park Zoo

  • See the world’s first sustainable penguin exhibit, using geothermal technology to cool and heat the water.
  • Visit naturalistic habitats that take you from the Pacific Northwest (Northern Trail) to Australia and New Zealand to South America and Africa.
  • Meet a vast assortment of amazing animals at the Temperate Forest, African Savanna and Tropical Rain Forest.
  • Immerse yourself in the desert coast of Peru with the state-of-the-art Humboldt penguin exhibit.
  • Don't miss the state-of-the-art Banyan Wilds exhibit, home to tigers and sloth bears!

Chihuly Garden and Glass

  • Enter the 40-foot tall glass and steel Glasshouse, the centerpiece of Chihuly Garden and Glass and home to an expansive 100-foot long sculpture in a color palette of reds, oranges, yellows and amber.
  • Meander the garden paths lined with trees, plants and flowers, including Crimson camellias, scarlet daylilies, dogwoods, hardy fuchsias and handkerchief trees that provide the setting for the Crystal and Icicle Towers and an installation of Reeds on Logs. At the center of this lush landscape, on a bed of black mondo grass, is the Sun, an explosion of yellow and orange.
  • Explore the comprehensive collection of Dale Chihuly’s significant series of work in the eight galleries and three Drawing Walls.

CityPASS Entry

Visit the CityPASS Travel Guide for detailed information on advance reservations and entry.

Offers/Upgrades

Space Needle

$10 off Your Purchase: Get $10 off a purchase of $100 or more at Spacebase Gift Shop.

Seattle Aquarium

Free Digital Photo: CityPASS guests receive a free Digital Photo ($9.95 value).

Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)

$5 off Your Purchase: Get $5 off purchases of over $40 at MoPOP stores, plus a free limited edition guitar pick.

Advice for Visitors

Space Needle

Tips:
  • No timed tickets are required for your second visit, but keep your timed ticket from your first visit for entry; use the general boarding lane. If your first visit is during the day, your second visit must be during the last three hours of operation. If your first visit is at night, your second visit must be during the first three hours of operation the next day. Be sure to check spaceneedle.com for current hours.
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.
  • Be sure to check out the Space Needle's free apps and other digital experiences before your visit.
Amenities:
  • Dining: The Loupe Lounge, Atmos Café
  • Gift Shops: SpaceBase Gifts

Best time to visit: Visit before 11am or after 7pm when it's less crowded.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 15 or more: Please call (206) 905-2186 in advance of arrival.

Seattle Aquarium

Tips:
  • Don't miss the dive shows in the Window on Washington Waters and the Underwater Dome. The divers wear special masks so they can talk to the visitors.
  • The mammal feeding times also include informative training demonstrations.
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.
Amenities:
  • Dining: Aquarium Café
  • Gift Shops: Seattle Aquarium Gift Shop

Best time to visit: Visit weekdays after 1pm during winter and weekdays before 11am during summer when it's less crowded.

Accessibility: All regular exhibits are wheelchair accessible.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 20 or more: Call (206) 693-6196 in advance of arrival.

Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour

Tips:
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled departure to give yourself ample time for the ticket and boarding process.
  • For the best views, coming and going, head to the top and sit on the city side (your right, when facing the front of the boat).
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.
Amenities:
  • Dining: Snacks, sandwiches, soft drinks, beer and wine available on board.
  • Gift Shops: Souvenirs available in onboard gift area.

Best time to visit: The first tour of the day is usually the least crowded.

Accessibility: Please call (206) 623-1445 to notify Argosy of any special-assistance needs prior to cruises so they may provide appropriate assistance upon arrival.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 15 or more: Call (206) 623-1445 in advance of arrival.

Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)

Tips:
  • MoPOP is conveniently located at the Seattle Center alongside several other attractions, including the Space Needle, Chihuly Garden & Glass and Pacific Science Center.
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.
  • It's best to give yourself at least 90 minutes to best experience MoPOP.
Amenities:
  • Dining: CULTURE KITCHEN by Wolfgang Puck
  • Gift Shops: MoPOP Shops

Accessibility: Fully accessible to disabilities; on monorail line.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Best Time to Visit: Sundays and weekdays are usually less crowded.

Groups: Groups of 15 or more: Call (206) 770-2766, email groupsales@mopop.org, or visit www.mopop.org//visit/group-visits/ in advance of arrival

Woodland Park Zoo

Tips:
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.
Amenities:
  • Dining: 1899 Grove, Gather + Graze Café, multiple snack shacks
  • Gift Shops: ZooStore (west entrance)

Best time to visit: The least-crowded time to visit is weekday afternoons after 1pm.

Accessibility: Fully accessible. Non-electric wheelchairs available at south entrance, $10.

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 20 or more: Call (206) 548-2500 or email zooordersupport@zoo.org in advance of arrival.

Chihuly Garden and Glass

Tips:
  • Check listings at the Exhibition entrance for tour schedules and daily Spotlight Talks.
  • Complimentary digital photography provided.
  • The amount of time you spend in the galleries depends upon you, as the visit is self-paced; however, the average amount of time most visitors spend viewing the artwork in the Exhibition Hall, Garden and Glasshouse is 1-2 hours.
  • Chihuly Garden and Glass is a destination for families and guests of all ages. That said, due to the nature of the exhibition, please ensure that those under the age of 14 are accompanied by an adult.
  • Visit citypass.com/chihulygg for insider tips and current entry instructions (a timed ticket may be required during peak season).
  • Chihuly Garden and Glass occasionally closures for special events. Click here for a list of full and partial closures to plan ahead.
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.
Amenities:
  • Dining: Art Plaza and Collections Café
  • Gift Shops: The Bookstore

Parking/Transportation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Groups: Groups of 15 or more: Please call (206) 905-2186 in advance of arrival.

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