If you’ve been searching for ways to entertain the kiddies and possibly out of town guests, look no further. We’ve rounded up eight super cool tours where you can learn fun facts about chocolate, baseball, doughnuts and even airplanes. Click through the gallery to see our favorite local tours where kids are more than welcome to lead the way!
Seattle Kids Tour
Seattle boasts that it’s a great place for kids, but the proof is in the pudding. Explore downtown Seattle from a kids perspective with the Seattle Kid’s Tour. Both kids and parents will enjoy this entertaining and educational walk that consists of an easy tour route, going only a 2-3 block stretch before stopping for more fun. You can expect to cover a little of this and a little of that as you make your way down Seattle's streets. Discover public art, water fountains and skyscrapers, plus meet friends at the Pike Place Market, uncover hidden places, explore the Seattle Art Museum and visit a place that holds over a million books!
We Suggest: Scheduling your private family tour with a personal tour guide online. Scheduling is flexible with dates and start times to fit the needs of your family.
Cost: $100/family (2-5 attendees); $150/family (6-10 attendees)
Details: The tour is approximately 2 hours with 4-5 stops where kids (and parents!) will engage in an activity that will keep the entire group busy and entertained. The entire tour is .56 miles and takes place rain or shine. Tours take place daily from 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Pike Place Market Information Booth
1st Ave. & Pike St.
photo: Seattle By Foot
What’s your family’s favorite Seattle-area tour? Tell us in the Comments below!
— Kristina Moy & Erin Cranston