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Seattle Center

Severe Weather Shelter

301 Mercer St, Seattle, WA, 98109



Travel Information: North of the International Fountain and west of McCaw Hall at Seattle Center, located in the lower Queen Anne neighborhood. Entrance to the shelter is through the lower level of the building. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit for public transit information.

Service Details

Service Description

Occasionally operates an overflow severe weather shelter on campus.
This is a co-ed site for adults 18 and older only.
Shelter opens only during extreme weather conditions, as approved by the city of Seattle.
The shelter is operated by The Salvation Army.


  • Days of the Week
    • Friday 
    • Monday 
    • Thursday 
    • Tuesday 
    • Wednesday 
  • Focus Populations
    • Couples 
    • Single Men 
    • Single Women 


Ages 18 and older only.
Has accommodations for service animals and pets.

Application Instructions

Visit in person when open.
Entrance to the shelter is through the lower level of the building.



Business Hours

7pm-7am on days the shelter is open.

Area Served

No geographic restrictions.


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Information (206) 684-0231

Last Update


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