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Griffith Observatory: Tours & Tickets

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A public observatory owned and operated by the City of Los Angeles for the benefit of all. Located in on Mount Hollywood in Griffith Park, the Observatory offers a planetarium, exhibits, public telescopes, cafe, bookstore, and the best views of the...more
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2800 E. Observatory Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90027-1299
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More than one person told us to go to the observatory...and they all were not wrong. This place is a treasure! The views were beautiful, and the observatory itself is a sight to see. It does get crowded, but there is plenty of room for everyone. It is a must if you are in L.A.
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Very interesting Observatory in the middle of the Griffith Park in Los Angeles. There is a lot to see and the view from the top of the hill is amazing! A must visit place in Los Angeles.
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Needless to say, the view from the Griffith Observatory of Los Angeles is amazing! It was great getting selfies with the Hollywood sign behind us without actually hiking up to the sign. There are many cool things to learn from the exhibits inside the Observatory building.
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A little traffic on the hill going up. View is absolutely wonderful! Sadly there was alot of fog on the day we visited but it was still enjoyable. Lots of interesting things inside the observatory but it was very very crowded on a Sunday afternoon so we did not really get to
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We were 3 nights in Los Angeles. The Griffith Observatory was the highlight of our stay. With your own car you can park below the hill for free (15 minute walk up) or you can park upstairs for a fee (6-10 $ per hour). Taxis / UBER drive almost directly in front of the
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