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Concierge: May

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Last updated September 28, 2023

Space Needle Hours

May 1 - May 2

Wednesday - Thursday: 9:30AM - 9:00PM

May 3 - May 13

Sunday: 8:30AM - 11:00PM

Monday: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

Tuesday: 9:00AM - 10:30PM

Wednesday: 9:00AM - 9:30PM

Thursday: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

Friday: 8:30AM - 11:00PM

Saturday: 8:00AM - 12:00AM

May 14 - May 26

Friday - Sunday: 8:00AM - 12:00AM

Monday - Thursday: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

May 27 (Memorial Day)

8:00AM - 12:00AM

May 28 - May 31

Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00AM - 11:00PM

Friday: 8:00AM - 12:00AM

Special Event Closures

Chihuly Garden and Glass Hours

May 1 - May 7

Wednesday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM

Thursday: 9:30AM - 7:00PM

Friday: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM

Sunday: 9:00AM - 9:00PM

Monday: 9:00AM - 5:30PM

Tuesday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM

May 8

Open: 9:00AM - 9:30PM

May 9 - May 23*

Thursday: 9:00AM - 8:00PM

Friday: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

Saturday: 9:00AM - 10:00PM

Sunday: 9:00AM - 9:00PM

Monday - Wednesday: 9:00AM - 8:00PM

*CGG will be open from 9:00AM - 5:30PM on 5/18 and 5/23

May 24 - May 31

Thursday- Sunday: 8:30AM - 10:00PM

Monday - Wednesday: 8:30AM - 9:00PM

Last ticket sold one hour before closing time listed above.

Special Event Closures

The Loupe Lounge

An exclusive cocktail & culinary experience at the Space Needle.

The Loupe Lounge has been thoughtfully reimagined to bring you limited-edition menus each Loupe season – all upon the world’s first and only revolving glass floor to bring your night out to new heights. Your prepaid reservation includes VIP entry, a preselected multi-course culinary Tower, three craft cocktails (additional drinks and sides available for purchase) and dessert.

The Loupe Lounge accepts reservations Thursday through Monday for seating times starting at 3:00PM. Advanced booking is required. Guests must be over the age of 21.

For detailed hours, click here.

Reservations for the 23/24 season are now open. The Loupe Lounge is a 21+ experience.

Chihuly Garden and Glass

Food & Beverage Options During Your Visit

The Bar at Chihuly Garden and Glass

The Bar at Chihuly Garden and Glass features creative cocktails alongside delicious bites and plates in a one-of-a-kind atmosphere. Capturing the essence of the Pacific Northwest, The Bar sources local ingredients, offers seasonal menus, and partners with regional beer, wine, and spirit artisans.

The Bar is the only place in the world to see over 25 of Dale Chihuly’s personal collections, which are on display throughout the space. The centerpiece of The Bar is an illuminated installation of 36 signature Chihuly Drawings, creating a uniquely art-centric dining experience.

Located on the north side of the Exhibition adjacent to the Seattle Center Monorail station and the Armory, in the former Collections Café space; accessible to anyone visiting Seattle Center.

The Inside Scoop: No reservations required, all ages welcome. The Bar offers a dynamic menu that changes on a consistent basis. The seats at the bar are 21+; all other seating is family-friendly.


Book Online and Save Time

We have limited capacity as part of our commitment to Elevating Clean and providing a safe environment. Now more than ever we recommend booking tickets online in advance.

We are seeing a few popular time slots sell out each day, and with limited capacity, they sell out even faster. If your guest knows when they want to visit, recommend booking online in advance.

Contact Us

Have questions? Call our Hospitality Communication Center at (206) 905-2100, or email