Can I fly a drone near the Space Needle?

Flight around the Seattle Space Needle is possible but not recommended since it is a highly trafficked area and drones are not allowed to fly over crowds of pedestrians. The space needle also stands over 600 feet tall so drones are not permitted to fly over 400 feet without special permissions from the FAA.

How much does it cost to go up the Seattle Space Needle?

General Space Needle tickets range in price from $24.50 to $37.50, depending on age, when you buy, and whether you are buying tickets for seniors or children.

How much does it cost to have dinner at the Space Needle?

SkyCity at the Space Needle is one of the most expensive restaurants in Seattle. The average entrée price is $44.93—to spend this much on the ground, you’ll have to get a menu degustation at Rover’s or put on a tie and go to Canlis.

What flag is flying on the Space Needle?

The American Flag
The American Flag is flying at half mast today from the top of the Space Needle in memory of the loved ones that perished on this date a decade ago.

Where can I fly my drone in WA?

If you’re near a helicopter landing site or smaller aerodrome without a control tower, you can fly your drone within 5.5 kilometres. If you become aware of manned aircraft nearby, you will have to manoeuvre away and land your drone as quickly and safely as possible.

Can I fly my drone in Seattle parks?

The Marymoor Park Airfield is one of the few parks in the Seattle area where it is legal to fly drones. The airfield is run and operated by the Marymoor RC Club; which is an AMA field (requires a membership). It features a wide-open green area, which is perfect for flight practice.

Is there a dress code for the Space Needle?

The dress code is casual, though muscle shirts and tank tops are not permitted for men. Admission to the Space Needle elevator and observation deck is complimentary for restaurant guests.

How long does it take to tour the Space Needle?

How long does a visit to the Space Needle take? We spent about 45 minutes to an hour at the Space Needle. However, we didn’t wait in any lines, so our visit was very quick. I’d recommend planning for at least 2 hours, possibly longer.

How big is the flag on the Space Needle?

25- by 35-foot
The 25- by 35-foot flag was special-made Saturday, picked up from Rainier Industries in Tukwila and rushed to the Space Needle to be raised about 4 p.m.

Why are flags at half mast today in Seattle?

Jay Inslee ordered the lowering of the state of Washington and United States flags to half-staff on Wednesday in observance of the death of Gabriel Forrest. The Washington State Department of Corrections announced that Forrest, 42, died from complications of COVID-19.