Standing inside of a glass elevator, you will ascend over 400ft to the top and arrive on the observation deck. Once you walk out on the observation deck, you learn why the view from the Gatlinburg Space Needle is unmatched! You will have a 360° view of Gatlinburg as well as the beautiful Smoky Mountains. While walking the circular observation deck, you will notice the informational plaques attached a different points. These provide some higher learning for a great educational experience. You can also take in the views with one of their FREE viewfinders, allowing you to see those faraway mountains up close!