Seattle Center

If you’re staying at Silver Cloud Inn – Lake Union in Seattle and enjoy arts & entertainment, then you better check out the Seattle Center. In their vision statement, they emphasize that the Seattle Center is considered to be the nation’s best gathering place, and home to the finest cultural and educational organizations, sports teams, festivals, community programs, and entertainment facilities.

With so much to do, visitors of the Seattle Center have the opportunity to see the many different attractions throughout the vicinity. Some of the more popular ones are the Experience Music Project, Space Needle, International Fountain, Pacific Science Center, Fisher Pavilion, Seattle Center Monorail, and much more! In addition, there are tons of Events & Programs that visitors and able to attend. These events include Arts & Theatre, Concerts, Festivals, Film and Movies, Sports, and more.

The Experience Music Project in particular is one of the more popular attractions throughout the Seattle Center. Adjacent to the Space Needle, Experience Music Project is dedicated to the exploration of creativity and innovation in popular music. In the year 2000, Paul Allen (co-founder of Microsoft) conceptualized the Music Project. His vision of the project was to allow people to engage their imaginations and inspire personal expression in future generations.

In the museum, you’ll be able to visit many different exhibitions and attend programs and events. Some of the most recent exhibitions that have been visited by the community include Nirvana, Battlestar Galactica, Jimi Hendrix: An Evolution of Sound, and Guitar Galleria. Also popular among visitors are the rare artifacts from popular music history scattered throughout the museum – rock memorabilia and multimedia technology displays are just a few of these artifacts. Visitors also have the opportunity to experience music by entering interactive exhibitions like On Stage and Sound Lab. Finally, the Northwest Passage, an exhibit displaying the history of music in the Pacific Northwest, allows visitors to truly appreciate what music once was and the meaning behind it.


Silver Cloud Inn – Near Seattle Center

Just a few minutes away from Seattle Center & Experience Music Project is the Silver Cloud Inn – Lake Union. Located on the south side of scenic Lake Union, our hotel strives to provide our guests with first-class service and accommodations.

Guests staying at our hotel will enjoy the spectacular waterfront views from most of the guestrooms, along with a 42″ plasma TV, complimentary high-speed wireless internet, refrigerator, microwave, and much more! In addition, for those of you who think breakfast is the most important meal of the day, you’ll be happy to know that our hotel offers complimentary breakfast every day. Moreover, when you’re done eating your breakfast, make sure to visit our extensive fitness center for a nice workout just before you start your day. We hope to see you soon!