We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museum of Pop Culture

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Book In Advance
All photos (4,391)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“star trek”(918 reviews)
“jimi hendrix”(596 reviews)
“science fiction”(374 reviews)
Visit a museum like no other on earth.MoPOP, located next to Seattle’s historic Space Needle, houses some of the world’s most legendary pop culture artifacts. Test your DJ skills in Sound Lab, and get the scoop on the world’s most mesmerizing...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
325 5th Ave N, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA 98109-4630
+1 206-770-2700
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Museum of Pop Culture
Seattle CityPASS
379 Reviews
from USD 99.00
More Info
from USD 148.00
More Info
from USD 55.00
More Info
from USD 75.00
More Info
Reviews (6,367)
Filter reviews
5,841 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews star trek jimi hendrix science fiction nirvana exhibit sci fi star wars sound lab video games music lovers love music musical instruments hello kitty horror movie wizard of oz jim henson princess bride sky church
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 5,841 reviews
Reviewed today via mobile

While at the main tourist area we visited his museum. The entry price was a bit steep, but the exhibits, some interactive were quite interesting. Having to pay again for some of the exhibits inside the museum was bordering on the 'rip off'. They should...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter66FD
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited here upon the request of a 16 yr old Hendrix fan, aka my son. He really enjoyed the museum especially being able to jam in the recoding booths. We were half way through a 3 wk vacation and as he left his guitars at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stepb4U
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The visit to the museum was one of the highlights of our trip to Seattle. We could have easily spent an entire day there. All of the kids (ages 1,5, and 8) love it as did mom and dad.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 478DanielD
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were pumped to see this museum, and felt a little let down after completing the floors. They focus on Seattle musicians, such as Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Jimi Hendrix. There is a Fantasy world exhibit, a Scifi,and Horror exhibit and a sound/jam exhibit. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank V2904KMrobinm
Reviewed 4 days ago

On the third floor they have like rooms for you to play the piano, guitar, and sing. It's really fun to also bring children here who love music! They have a very fun basement area and it's fun exploring!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank itsamy_x3
Reviewed 5 days ago

This museum highlights some of the most iconic works in pop culture ranging from recent to quite old and probably not earlier than 1900, and some interesting and important historical items to go with the exhibits. Considering how vast pop culture is and how comparatively...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank epiciii
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

2019 March, party of 2. We bought the tickets as part of the City Pass. We went on a Sunday, and it was not busy at all. This was a block from the Space Needle. If you love movies in detail, like wardrobes, tools, facts...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Reviewed 6 days ago

We really enjoy this museum, it is one of the few for which we have a annual membership. The exhibits change pretty regularly which keeps it fresh and the special attractions tend to be great. We have teenage kids and they love it as well....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K3322NTelizabethm
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travel a lot and usually end up with a favorite in every destination, this was our choice for Seattle. The outside of the building designed by Frank O. Gehry is very picture worthy very POP in style. We spent over 3 hours walking through...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Denver_Lass
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit and if not for the Marvel display which I had to pay extra for, it would have been a rip-off considering the price of admission.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Evelynt68
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 111 nearby hotels
Hyatt House Seattle/Downtown
1,385 reviews
.19 km away
Executive Inn by the Space Needle
1,367 reviews
.19 km away
Seattle Pacific Hotel
203 reviews
.33 km away
Quality Inn & Suites Seattle
1,111 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,683 nearby restaurants
Collections Cafe
572 reviews
.18 km away
Mod Pizza
154 reviews
.20 km away
POP Kitchen + Bar
82 reviews
.03 km away
Grecian Corner
66 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,188 nearby attractions
Chihuly Garden and Glass
22,196 reviews
.21 km away
Space Needle
17,035 reviews
.15 km away
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center
617 reviews
.15 km away
Seattle Center
1,407 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
8 December 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Jen-III-Jen | Reviewed this property |
totally, they can play with instruments and there's so much they can enjoy
Mike R
24 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 13 answers
Response from elizabetha972 | Reviewed this property |
We were there for 3-4 hours.
Mr Stephen I
15 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from MH123456789 | Reviewed this property |
We just went, no Bowie exhibit. The new exhibit is Marvel Superheroes. The only music exhibits were Nirvana and Hendrix. Both were great.