With the almost perfect weather that can be found in the US, Seattle is one of the top ten choices to spend a family vacation in the US. This is one place where the children would have more things to do than the parents as the city is filled with places for Children entertainment.
Let’s discuss a few of the most famous vacation spot s in Seattle:
- Pacific Science Centre: A museum spread around in 8 buildings is a great learning experience for kids. With amazing I Max theatres, amazing Laser Dome theatres, Butterfly house etc… it’s a place where every kid would find something that they love ranging from exhibits from the Harry Potter series or something from Star Wars.
- Pike Place Market: A place that is apt to find entertainment, dining and shopping etc in one place. This market is famous for its street entertainers called “Buskers” and many eating and drinking places. Also another highlight of this place is that it has bakeries and hotels that date back to 1912 approximately. So in order to experience and taste of culture this is one of the best vacation spot for a day.
- Seattle Children’s theatre: Being the 2nd largest resident theatre for kids in the US, this theatre caters to the younger crowd and has a great reputation. It also serves as a Drama school, theatre training etc to kids.
- Space Needle: Being the landmark of the Northwest region of the US, the Space Needle has become the symbol of Seattle. It has gained its fame as it is has been used as back drop in many famous movies. Tourists are ready to wait for hours together just to ride the elevators and get the top vie in the Needle.
- Woodland Park Zoo: As it had won many Best National Exhibit awards, this Zoo is the most amazing place of having fun in Seattle. It is uniquely name as Zoomazium as it is a zoo and a gymnasium, because of the interactive physical activities sessions that they conduct. Hence it is an amazing vacation spot for both adults and kids.
- Seattle Aquarium: With many exciting exhibits the Seattle Aquarium will help many people fall in love with Marine life. To mention a few of the famous exhibits:
- Window on Washington Waters: It is a huge tank created to give an illusion of coastal waters of Washington with a lot of local marine life like Salmon, Rockfish and different kinds of Jell fish.
- The Crashing wave exhibit: gives you an illusion as if you are amongst a bunch of high waves as it would be near the Washington shores.
- Life of a drifter: visitors can experience the feeling of standing amidst a very beautiful specie of Moon jellies. The 13 foot touch table which help the tourist get a closer view of the drifters like sea stars, plankton etc….
For Art lovers: The Seattle Symphony Orchestra being the world’s most recorded. It is also famous for the 3 most famous Ballet training institutions in the US.
For Music lovers: This is the city is famous for Jazz, Heavy metal bands, smooth Jazz artist Kenny G.
Being blessed with mild amazing temperature, tourists have the luxury of enjoying walking, cycling, hiking etc all around the year. With these and many more attractions Seattle qualifies to be one of the 10 famous family vacation spots in the US.