Visit Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.: Things to do in Seattle - The City of Flowers


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Visit Seattle - Top 10 Things which can be done in Seattle. What you can visit in Seattle - Most visited touristic attractions of Seattle Space Needle An observation tower. Has 605 ft (184 m) high, 138 ft (42 m) wide, and weighs 9,550 tons. Built to withstand winds of up to 200 miles per hour (89 m/s) and earthquakes of up to 9.1 magnitude. Has 25 lightning rods. Pike Place Market A public market overlooking the Elliott Bay waterfront. Opened in 1907. One of the oldest continuously operated public farmers' markets in the US. Built on the edge of a steep hill, with several lower levels located below the main level. Woodland Park Zoo A zoological garden around the Phinney Ridge neighborhood. Includes 92 acres (37 ha) of exhibits and public spaces. It is open to the public daily. Included collections: 1,090 animal specimens, 300 animal species, 7,000 trees. Seattle Aquarium A public aquarium opened in 1977 and located on Pier 59 on the Elliott Bay waterfront. Exhibits: Window on Washington Waters, The Crashing Waves Exhibit, Life on the Edge, Life of a Drifter, Pacific Coral Reef, Ocean Oddities. Kubota Garden A 20 acre (81,000 m²) Japanese garden in the Rainier Beach neighborhood. A public park since 1987, it was started in 1927 by Fujitaro Kubota, a Japanese emigrant. Open to the public every day during daylight hours all year round. Pacific Science Center A science museum designed by Minoru Yamasaki for 1962 World’s Fair. Includes two IMAX theaters, one of the world's largest Laser Dome theaters, a tropical butterfly house, a planetarium, and hundreds of hands-on science exhibits. Seattle Art Museum Commonly known as "SAM". Maintains three major facilities: main museum; the Seattle Asian Art Museum (SAAM), and the Olympic Sculpture Park. Admission free to the sculpture park always and on the first Thursday of each month to the other. Seattle Children's Museum Located on the lowest floor of the Center House. Visitors to the main floor of the Center House can look down into a large open space in the floor which is part of the museum; this was once the site of the bubbleator. Museum of Flight A private non-profit air and space museum. The largest private air and space museum in the world. It is located at King County International Airport (Boeing Field), in the city of Tukwila. SkyCity Known as the "Eye of the Needle," is a revolving restaurant situated atop the Space Needle. Features a 14-foot-deep (4.3 m) carousel (or ring-shaped) dining floor on which sit patrons' tables, chairs and dining booths. Visit our Channel for Top Attractions: https://www.youtube.com/user/talancuta Please Subscribe to our Channel: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=talancuta Download this music at: https://soundcloud.com/thisnameisafail/thisnameisafail-lost-1 This track's license, Creative Commons Attribution, requires attribution. If you use this song in a video, cite the creator using the info below: https://soundcloud.com/thisnameisafail/thisnameisafail-lost-1 Lost (Original Mix) (Free Download In Description)" by ThisNameIsAFail is licensed under a Creative Commons Licence. More info about the license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Visit Music For Monetize Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/MusicForMonetize


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