It is famous as the home of the first Starbucks coffee shop and the setting of the hit US comedy ‘Frasier’.
Sights and Attractions
Take a lift to the observation deck for a glorious city-wide panorama and with good visibility to the mountains beyond.
Close by are also the EMP Museum of music, science fiction, and popular culture, and the Pacific Science Centre.
Pike Place Market
It is now home to more than 250 businesses, selling everything from fresh vegetables, meat and fish to used books and handmade arts and crafts.
Museum of Flight
Seattle is the home of Boeing, and in addition to the Boeing factory tour at the company’s site approximately 30 miles north of the city, the Museum of Flight exhibits historically significant air and space artefacts.
These include a space shuttle and lunar module, the first jet Air Force One, Concorde and the very first Boeing 747 and 737.
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