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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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Worth driving or walking up there for absolutely stunning view of LA! We ubered up there around 8 am and it was so peaceful - very little congestion! We then hiked from the observatory to the Hollywood sign - fair warning this was a strenuous...More
The Griffith observatory was a lovely spot with an amazing view of the LA skyline. Overall there wasn't an amazing amount to see, but it is located in a great area for an overview. Inside the building, there was plenty to read and learn and...More
One of our key stops during 24 hours in LA. Offered some absolutely stunning views of the city and the Hollywood sign. Would have loved to see it at night but didn't have time. Be advised it can be a little slow to park but...More
We visited this location and I was amazed at the significant history it holds. Not only is there a great view of the “Hollywood” sign, but the Zeiss telescope and it’s inter galactic discovery provided me with information I never new; highly recommend visiting this...More
These days you'd be hard-pressed to find a spot that isn't engulfed by industrialization and its by-product pollution. To my astonishment, Griffith observatory offered my friends and I fresh clean air apart from the breathtaking views of Los Angeles. Its location provides you an overlooking...More
If u r interested in just visiting place and return back after spending some time then Best way is to check how to reach metro red line train station (Vermont/sunset station)or by bus and u get DASH BUS which runs
outside train station it takes...More
Its free entry to the Griffith Observatory but 3 different shows are $7 each.We watched the "Centered in the Universe" show at 1145am which was great(around 35mins)! There are different hiking trails you can do and you get a good work out and nice LA...More
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The parking fee is reasonable, Lyft/Uber would cost more and not sure why you'd want to come here when we're after such aftershocks but I'd do the parking and not stress the heat. You can try to park down the hill along the... More
The parking fee is reasonable, Lyft/Uber would cost more and not sure why you'd want to come here when we're after such aftershocks but I'd do the parking and not stress the heat. You can try to park down the hill along the road for free but it's not an easy walk for some.Whatever you do, be safe and have fun!