World's Coolest Observation Decks

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Tim Holcombe

Find some of the world’s most thrilling views atop a growing number of observation decks.

The Space Needle, Seattle

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When it comes to iconic skylines, few cities have benefited from a single structure as much as Seattle has from the Space Needle. Good thing it offers a truly magnificent overlook of the Pacific Northwest’s most vibrant city. Sure, you’ll be lucky to see anything more than nearby buildings and the street below, thanks to Seattle’s famously overcast skies, but what a view nonetheless.

Observe This: Head straight to the observation deck—the Needle’s revolving restaurant, SkyCity, is famously hated by Seattleites. —Jeff Koyen

World's Coolest Observation Decks

The Space Needle, Seattle

When it comes to iconic skylines, few cities have benefited from a single structure as much as Seattle has from the Space Needle. Good thing it offers a truly magnificent overlook of the Pacific Northwest’s most vibrant city. Sure, you’ll be lucky to see anything more than nearby buildings and the street below, thanks to Seattle’s famously overcast skies, but what a view nonetheless.

Observe This: Head straight to the observation deck—the Needle’s revolving restaurant, SkyCity, is famously hated by Seattleites. —Jeff Koyen

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