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Emerald City Trapeze Arts

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Address: 2702 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134-2102
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+1 206-906-9442
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Emerald City Trapeze Arts (ECTA) is the Pacific Northwest's premiere...

Emerald City Trapeze Arts (ECTA) is the Pacific Northwest's premiere destination for Flying Trapeze and Aerial Arts. Located just south of downtown Seattle, ECTA is housed in the former Canal Boiler Works building in SODO. Rustic charm shines through in its wood-beam construction and funky décor, but the real magic is up in the air. Featuring a full-sized flying trapeze rig, a professional theatrical performance stage and a stunning aerial studio, ECTA students enjoy nearly 20,000 square feet of vibrant, historic space in which to learn circus and acrobatic arts from world-class instructors. We are also proud to be one of Seattle's most unique special event venues. Part of life's mystery is about figuring out what makes you happiest, and discovering a community around you in which you can thrive. At Emerald City Trapeze Arts, we think family is a group of people who believe in the same imaginary place... *No experience necessary. Beginners are welcome.*

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Great time at the Trapeze class!

Our family recently took the 2 hour beginner trapeze class and loved every minute of it. The team at Emerald City took care to make sure everyone had a great time, including our 2... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Amy781
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Renton, Washington
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Renton, Washington
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our family recently took the 2 hour beginner trapeze class and loved every minute of it. The team at Emerald City took care to make sure everyone had a great time, including our 2 children. What a fantastic experience!

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience. We look forward to seeing you at Emerald City Trapeze in the future! More 

Cork
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204 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Me and some friends were in Seattle for a conference and this activity was recommended to us. Admittedly we didn't know what to expect but we were not disappointed. The experience itself is exhilarating and you don't need to be athletic as we proved! The staff were very professional, friendly and patient. Next time we are in Seattle we hope... More 

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We truly appreciate the time you spent sharing your experience with us and fellow travelers. Flying Trapeze is quite an exhilarating experience, and we are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your very first class at Emerald City Trapeze. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Wanting to check off on more "bucket list" item I recently convinced my gravity loving friends to join me one Sunday morning at Emerald City Trapeze Arts. From the minute we walked in the door until the very last swing we had the best time and want more! The environment has a charming-retro circus feel to it and the staff...Oh... More 

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your wonderful review. We truly appreciate the time that you spent sharing your thoughts with us. We are so pleased to hear that you had a fantastic time at Emerald City Trapeze this summer! Our staff work hard to make sure that every experience is incredible. We are excited to see you again in... More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

If you are in to family fun - do it. If you are not afraid of heights and getting a sour body - go there. It is extraordinary- and the money worth :)

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you, Kasper, for your wonderful review! We enjoyed having you and your family in for a Flying Trapeze Class on Tuesday! We are so pleased that you made Emerald City Trapeze a destination on your travels from Denmark! We look forward to seeing you again if you return to Seattle! More 

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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Must try!! If you are looking something exciting and different to do; I would highly recommend this! I had so much fun learning a new skill and I got some amazing videos of me flying :)

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your AMAZING review! We are so happy to hear that you had a great experience during your Flying Trapeze class. Our staff are always excited to hear feedback from students. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Gig Harbor, Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The experience was amazing/scary/breathtaking/fun! The instructors are really good at teaching you what to do, they were motivating & knowledgable. I took my 12 yr old niece & she loved it as well.

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Beginner Flying Trapeze class! We are so happy to hear that you and your niece had a wonderful time learning all of the basics of Flying Trapeze. We look forward to seeing you both back soon for your next swing! Have a great summer! More 

Coupeville, Washington
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

We booked a family birthday party for me! 43 year old who likes to seem young. There were 11 of us who showed up for a two hour class on hanging by our knees. No joke at least half of us were able to do hand transfer with the other trapeze artist after 90 minutes! We were provided three instructors... More 

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of Emerald City Trapeze! We are thrilled to hear that you joined us for your birthday party! We look forward to seeing you and your family back in the air soon! More 

Prescott, Arizona
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I had the amazing opportunity to fly at Emerald City Trapeze on Saturday, 12/12/15. What a wonderful experience it was! The staff was very good at explaining exactly how everything works and what would happen once I got up to the board at the top of the ladder. And then their communication with me and with each other was exceptional!... More 

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your review! We are so happy that you came to join us for your first flying trapeze class! We are thrilled that you had a wonderful experience with our instructors. We look forward to seeing you again soon for your next flying trapeze class! More 

Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

I love this place and everyone I have brought with me has loved it too! So many different types of classes and experience levels offered that you should have no problem finding something to try. if you are visiting the city, this is such a fun, different activity compared to the usual tourist attractions- Ive brought a couple of visiting... More 

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so glad to hear that you are loving your experience at Emerald City Trapeze, and we are thrilled to hear that you have been bringing your friends with you to our classes and shows! We are in the process of planning our next show. Be sure to check the website for updates!... More 

Valley Springs, California
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62 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Visiting for 2 days from California. My daughter signed us up for a Cyr Wheel class. I wasn't too sure what that consisted of! We arrived and there were so many classes occurring! An amazing place! Our Cyr Wheel instructor came in on his day off to teach the two of us. He was an ex-marine, extremely fit and an... More 

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Gary K, Manager at Emerald City Trapeze Arts, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for joining us at Emerald City Trapeze for your Cyr Wheel class! We are thrilled that you enjoyed the class and your experience. We look forward to seeing you again when you return to Seattle! More 

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