The downtown Gatlinburg attractions are one of the main events of your Smoky Mountain vacation. The attractions are your entertainment during your trip to Gatlinburg. And you’re in luck, because the attractions in downtown Gatlinburg are some of the most exciting, interesting, and just all around fun attractions that you’ll find anywhere. No wonder 1 million people visit Gatlinburg every year.
When you’re roaming around in downtown Gatlinburg soaking in the ambience of this gorgeous mountain town, you’ll notice that it’s more than a Smoky Mountain experience; it’s one heck of a good time. That’s because the downtown Gatlinburg attractions are so varied and unique that it’s extremely hard to get bored when you’re in downtown Gatlinburg – fun is around every corner.
From the most-visited aquarium in the United States to a 407’ observation deck overlooking the beautiful Smoky Mountains, the downtown Gatlinburg attractions are going to thrill you and take your breath away. So, hold on and get ready for a blast of a Smoky Mountain good time … in downtown Gatlinburg.
The Gatlinburg Space Needle
The Gatlinburg Space Needle is a Gatlinburg attraction smorgasbord. Their claim to fame is their 407’ observation deck that provides stunning 360 degree views of the Smokies and downtown Gatlinburg. But, at the base of the Needle (as the locals call it), is an entire day’s worth of fun. First, this Gatlinburg attraction boasts the largest arcade in Gatlinburg: Arcadia. Arcadia provides gaming enthusiasts with hours and hours of fun. Two stories and 25,000 square feet worth of fun to be exact. They literally have almost every game you can think of. What’s more, they’re a prize-redemption arcade, with some of the most generous prizes anywhere – it seems like someone is winning a Playstation or the like every other week. Have fun at this downtown Gatlinburg attraction and get rewarded for your play. Of course, they also have Lazer Runner, a futuristic lazer tag game, on site – by far the most modern and advanced of its kind of all the downtown Gatlinburg attractions. And did we mention they have some of the best pizza in Gatlinburg (check out the downtown Gatlinburg restaurants for more on this)? Simply put, this Gatlinburg attraction is a must-visit. Located in downtown Gatlinburg at traffic light #8 (it’s the big needle hovering over downtown Gatlinburg – you’ll see it), the Gatlinburg Space Needle is fun for everyone.
Visit Gatlinburg Space Needle Website
Buy Tickets Online