Looking to elevate your next group outing? We've got you covered. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or just want an excuse to get a group together, do it in style at Smith Tower. Groups of 20 or more receive discounted ticket rates to experience breathtaking sights from Seattle's original skyscraper, and we can accommodate up to 40 guests for group dining.

Bringing more than 40 guests? Check out our event space and contact us to start planning.

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The Talking Tower Tours are designed to provide a more in-depth experience of Smith Tower and its 35th floor Observatory from the bottom to the top. The tower’s storied past includes connections to radio, rum-running, and a host of interesting characters and scintillating stories for your enjoyment. If you want to walk away an expert of all things Smith Tower and ensure you don’t miss a thing, our Talking Tower Tours may just be perfect for you. These tours are available Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 3:00pm, for groups of 6 to 20 guests, and each tour includes:

  • One hour guided tour of the exhibits, elevators, 35th floor Observatory, and main lobby
  • Historic postcard ticket with stamp
  • Smith Tower souvenir

$28 per person

Book your tour by contacting us at or 206.624.0414.

All Talking Tower Tours must be booked at least two weeks in advance. Each tour will require a minimum of six guests, and a maximum of 20. Tours are available Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 3:00pm. Not available on nights or weekends. Tickets will be purchased in person on the date of your tour. All sales are final.

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From corporate outings to school groups, to client appreciation and beyond, there are many options for a fun and unique visit to Smith Tower. Your group visit will come complete with:

  • Discounted ticket rates for your group of 20-40
  • Access to The Legends of Smith Tower exhibits
  • A culminating experience in the Observatory

For more information or to start planning, contact



Searching for the perfect spot to host your next birthday party, happy hour, or girls' night out? Kick your next group outing up a notch with a trip to Smith Tower. Group dining is available for 20-40 guests, and includes:

  • No ticket or admission fees for you and your guests.
  • Access to a historic Otis elevator that will take you and your guests to the Observatory, where your reserved section awaits.
  • Semi-private, reserved space with mixed soft seating and reception style furniture in the thirty-fifth-floor Observatory.
  • Buffet-style hors d'oeuvres and cash or hosted bar options.
  • A dedicated cocktail server so your guests never have to wait at the bar.
  • Reserved seating reception-style for up to 25 guests, with two large communal-style tables for buffet food service.
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