Seattle Space Needle™

Facts

Architect .....................................................................................................
John Graham & Associates
Associates Classification .....................................................................................................
Observation Tower
Construction Type .....................................................................................................
Structural Steel Frame
Cost .....................................................................................................
$4.5 million (1962)
Elevators .....................................................................................................
3
Floor Area .....................................................................................................
N/A
Footprint .....................................................................................................
36.6 x 36.6 m (120 x 120 ft.)
Height .....................................................................................................
158 m(518 ft.)
Location .....................................................................................................
400 Broad Street, Seattle, Washington, United States
Materials .....................................................................................................
Steel, Concrete and Glass
Pinnacle Type .....................................................................................................
Lightning Rod 184 m (605 ft.)
Stories .....................................................................................................
60
Zoned .....................................................................................................
60
Year .....................................................................................................
1961 - 1962