Walking from Pike Place Market to the Space Needle

The Pike Place Brewery Company's grain silo poking through the floor of the market.

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Pike Place Market and the Space Needle are Seattleā€™s top landmarks. Fortunately, these famous landmarks are only a mile apart. This allows easy access by foot from Pike Place Market to the Space Needle with plenty of interesting stops along the way.

Walking from Pike Place Market to the Space Needle on Bell Street

View of fifth avenue looking down the monorail line towards the Seattle Center. The line ends at the nearby Westlake Center (Below).

View of fifth avenue looking down the monorail line towards the Seattle Center. The line ends at the nearby Westlake Center (Below).

  1. From Rachel the Piggy Bank beneath the Pike Place Market sign walk up hill a block to 1st Ave.
  2. Turn left on 1st Ave and walk six blocks to Bell St.
  3. Turn right onto Bell St and walk up to 4th Ave.
    • Tip: This beautifully designed pedestrian and bike corridor offers lots of places to sit as well as plenty of cafes.
  4. Walk down 4th Ave and go through the KOMO Plaza. The space need is on the right.

Walking from Pike Place Market to the Space Needle on 1st avenueThe facde of the hul building at 1st avenur and battery street in Seattle, Washington.

  1. From Rachel the Piggy Bank beneath the Pike Place Market sign walk up hill a block to 1st Ave.
  2. Turn left on 1st Ave and walk twelve blocks to Broad Street.
    • Tip: This section of 1st Ave is an excellent place to eat lunch thanks to numerous restaurants and cafes.
  3. Cross Broad Street and turn right. In four blocks you will see the Space Needle on your right.
      • Tip: Be sure to stop and admire the red tube sculpture by Alexander Liberman.

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