No reservations needed, walk-in bases only.
Member Only Hours:
Wednesday – Sunday: 9-10am
December 19 – Open 10am-5pm
December 20 – Open 10am-5pm
December 24 – Closing at 3pm
December 25 – Closed
December 26 – Open 10am-5pm
December 27 – Open 10am-5pm
December 31 – Closing at 3pm Noon Year’s Eve Pajama Party!
January 1 – Closed
See our FAQs for information on planning your visit and review our visitor code of conduct!
Children: $13 (age 1-17)
Adults: $13 (age 18-65)
Seniors: $11 (over 65)
Under 1: Free
Association of Children’s Museums (ACM): 50% off for up to six (6) people
Military, First Responders, & Teachers: $2 off admission per person
Military Gold Star: free admission for the family
Museums for All: $3 per person with EBT, CHIP, Provider One, WIC, or Apple Health
Northwest Association of Youth Museums (NWAYM): 25% off up to four (4) people
We are located at Seattle Center – right under the Space Needle!
Our address is:
GPS NOTE: Mapping our address will show you the location of Seattle Center in general – not our building. Park anywhere around the Seattle Center, either on the street or in one of the Seattle Center parking garages. Follow the signs on the Seattle Center Campus for the Armory. We are located on the lower level of the Armory, and there are entrances on all four sides of the building.
Seattle Center Monorail provides fast, direct transportation between Downtown Seattle’s Westlake Station and Seattle Center. Monorail tickets can be purchased at a Monorail Station or ahead of time on your phone. Visit SeattleMonorail.com for more information.
Metered and un-metered street parking is available around Seattle Center. Paid parking is also available in the Seattle Center lots surrounding the campus. Pricing depends on the day and may be affected by special events at Seattle Center.
Mercer Garage: Third Avenue N. and Roy Street
1st Avenue North Garage: between John and Thomas Street
5th Ave N Garage: Fifth Avenue N. & Republican Street