The entrance to the cosmos in southern California is at Griffith Observatory! Visitors can explore exhibits and displays, look through telescopes and see live shows at the Samuel Oschin Planetarium. The breathtaking views of Los Angeles and the Hollywood sign are truly unforgettable.
Centrally located to everything, Griffith Observatory is located right in the middle of the metropolitan Los Angeles area at 2800 E. Observatory Rd. Los Angeles, CA 90027. Situated on the south slope of Mount Hollywood in Griffith Park, it has amazing southeast views of the Los Angeles basin as well as Downtown Los Angeles. You’ll also see Hollywood to the South and the Pacific Ocean to the Southwest.
There are daily live shows in the planetarium, live Tesla Coil demonstrations and opportunities for public telescope viewing. Virtual and in-person recurring programs are held each month.The special events held regularly connect visitors to things like the change of seasons, unexplained sights in the sky and the most recent findings of guest astronomers.
In addition to Griffith Observatory, Griffith Park is home to a number of other attractions. These include Greek Theatre, 3 city golf courses, Los Angeles Zoo, the Autry National Center, the historic Merry-Go-Round and much more. Park visitors can go swimming, play tennis, soccer and other field sports, picnic, hike, or ride horses. There is something for everyone at Griffith Park!
Cavalier Builders is proud to be located in the vicinity of Griffith Observatory. Detailed driving directions are listed below. Please click on the link to visit another great location.