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Space Needle

400 Broad Street
Seattle WA United States

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1960
  Finished1961
Floor Count5
Building Uses
 - observation
Structural Types
 - tower
 - pod
 - pole
 - revolving floor
Architectural Style
 - modern
Materials
 - steel

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Antenna605 ftOfficial Website
Observation deck520 ftOfficial Website
Restauraunt500 ftOfficial Website
Skyline banquet facility100 ftOfficial Website

Description
- Originally built for the 1962 World Fair

- The Space Needle became an official historic city landmark status on April 19, 1999.

- The tower's saucer does not revolve, only the 14-foot ring next to the windows.

- It took 400 days to design and build the Space Needle.

- The Structure was completed in December 1961, and didnt open until April, 1962.

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John Graham & Associates - Architect
  
  

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