Your unique adventure into aviation history begins with a comfortable coach ride as you travel from downtown Seattle up to the home of the Future of Flight Aviation Center in Everett, Washington.
Your knowledgable guide will share historical highlights and stories about Seattle, William Boeing, and the Boeing facility. Upon concluding this portion of the tour, you'll be given a plethora of dining and activity recommendations for the rest of your time in the Seattle area.
Next on your itinerary is a one of a kind tour through the hangar lead by the knowledgable onsite Boeing staff. You will get first-hand insights from those on the front lines of aviation manufacturing. Your guide will also give thorough details on the life of a pre-flight jetliner.
This massive manufacturing complex is noted in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest building in the world based on sheer volume. The facility has expanded over the years to reach 472 million cubic feet of space and is equivalent to 98.3 acres.
Whether at the beginning. or end, or somewhere in the middle of your trip, this is a great way to spend your time in the Seattle area. There's truly something for everyone to enjoy on this excursion.
Duration: 4.5 hours (Roundtrip from downtown Seattle)
Must be at least 48 inches tall. This is strictly enforced by Boeing staff.
Children must be at least 6 years of age and accompanied by an adult
Must be able to walk 1/3 mile and climb two sets of stairs
No personal items are allowed inside the assembly plant. This includes cameras and phones that can be left on the secured shuttle bus. There are lockers available at the Future of Flight Center free of charge.
Duration: 4.5 hours. Tour times below are approximate and subject to traffic conditions:
45 minutes - narrated scenic tour from downtown Seattle
Drop off and pick up from Future of Flight Aviation Center for touring at your leisure
90 minutes - Boeing Factory tour
30 minutes - transportation back to downtown Seattle
ADA Accessibility of Tour:
This tour is limited mobility accessible. Guests need to be able to walk a short distance, climb two sets of stairs, and take the elevator. The ADA Accessibility can be arranged with advance notice. Please leave a note during checkout. A limited number of complimentary wheelchairs are available at the Future of Flight Aviation Center.
What if it rains?
This tour operates in the rain or sunshine.
Are there restrooms available during the tour?
There are restrooms available at the Future of Flight Center, but not during the factory tour.
Can I bring a stroller on this tour?
Strollers can be brought into the Aviation Center, but not into the Boeing Factory.
Can I store my luggage anywhere while on this tour?
Yes! There is luggage storage available in the vehicle during the duration of your tour.
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