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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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Beside seeing the stars u can see the Hollywood signcloser and the whole city view. Relaxing and windy. There are educational exhibits about astronomy and science. There is a show so worth checking it out !
We arrived on a Friday night in January to a full moon and clear skies. The view was spectacular and the crowds were manageable. Unfortunately all the car parks close to the observatory had car park full signs so we parked a long way away,...More
Not an OMG place, but always a good trip and always something a bit different to see. Great for families, for hanging out with friends, and even for a date night. Beautiful views of the city and the skies, plus you may learn a thing...More
I visited the place with my wife and little son and we all had a great day. To start with how beautiful the landscape is at the Griffith park. Entrance at the park and the observatory is free and they also offer free parking spots...More
The Observatory is the place to go if you want the best view of Los Angeles! You can see the Hollywood sign, the city lights, and a killer view if you go at sunset. Inside the observatory you can check out all the cool gidgets...More
There is so much to do here. We watched a live show and it was cool. My son really enjoyed it and that’s what really matters. Myself I already enjoy astronomy, so for my son to like it, that made it worth it.
When I got to the observatory I saw a lot of new couples, maybe on their first dates. After the visit I could understand why. The place is incredibly inspiring, with lots of information about science, the space, the evolution and with a complimentary view...More
The Griffith Observatory is great place to take your kids!
Griffith Park has Trains, horseback rides and a Carousel! Not to mention hiking trails!
Take a picnic lunch and sit under the trees and enjoy the afternoon.
This place is closed on Mondays.
We decided to drive up anyway. Note some roads are restricted. The lake and top were awesome as it was raining.
The views were really great!
We did not want into the Observatory.