Getting Here and Parking

SCT is located in the lower Queen Anne neighborhood, on the grounds of the bustling Seattle Center, just steps away from the Space Needle. It's an exciting time in our area, with a plethora of new buildings in the works and thriving communities. Among some new developments is a massive renovation taking place at Key Arena. We are excited to see this major undertaking come to fruition for our city, but we recognize that this may affect our patrons. We invite you to consult our handy guide for a smooth, low-stress, and FUN visit to SCT!


Seattle Children's Theatre is located at  201 Thomas Street Seattle, Washington 98109. Seattle Children's Theatre is located at the west entrance of Seattle Center, just north of the Pacific Science Center and west of the Space Needle. The main lobby entrance to the theatre is on the north side of the building. SCT is easily reached by car or public transportation. For more information on where to come for your performance call our ticket office at 206.441.3322.

BUS ROutes

Many bus routes stop in and around the Seattle Center Campus. You can find bus stops on Queen Anne Ave N, 1st Ave N, 2nd Ave N, 5th Ave N and Denny Way. Click below to find the route nearest you!

Bus Route Information


Not only is the Monorail is an iconic piece of Seattle history, but it provides a fun, quick (it's only a two-minute ride!) and convenient link from downtown Seattle's Westlake Center to the Seattle Center campus. If you are taking the Light Rail to get to Seattle center the Monorail is a fun, quick and convenient addition to your family's experience!

monorail Information


Parking is available at a number of nearby garages and surface lots. Limited street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood. Parking availability may be restricted during sporting events, concerts, or other happenings at Seattle Center, so it's always a good idea to allow for extra time.

We also encourage you to visit the link below for real-time traffic updates and construction in the area:

Parking is available at the following lots:
  • 5th Ave Lot: 5th Avenue between Harrison and Mercer
  • Pacific Science Center's Claypool Memorial Garage: Second Avenue N & John Street
  • Methodist Church Garage: on corner of Denny and Warren

Rates vary according to location, time, and date. For more parking options and information visit or

In the Area

Seattle Children's Theatre is located on the grounds of Seattle Center. Known as a major cultural hub of the city, boasting a number of world-class museums and acclaimed performance venues, as well as exciting cultural events and vibrant community festivals, the question becomes: how do you choose? We understand! Which is why we've narrowed down the top can't-miss spots for you and your family.


Known as the “Center of the Center,” the Armory is a must-stop for your family. SCT subscribers receive 10% off at the “Center of the Center’s” plethora of fresh, local foods and beverages. Enjoy your tasty eats on the expansive, 60-foot outdoor deck, or take in the sights and sounds of the Armory’s many cultural celebrations.


Since 1962, Seattle Center has been an institution for exceptional events and experiences that build stronger communities. Something exciting is always happening at this heart of the city, from arts to festivals, public programs to sports events, speakers and lectures, and so much more. Be sure to check out the Seattle Center site for more info!