Southern California’s gateway to the cosmos! Visitors can look through telescopes, explore exhibits, see live shows in the Samuel Oschin Planetarium, and enjoy spectacular views of Los Angeles and the Hollywood Sign.
Admission to the building, grounds, and parking is always FREE.
Tuesday - Friday, 12:00 Noon - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
For other activities, please view our Calendar page.
On October 28, the Observatory hosted a panel discussion regarding the future exploration of Mars. Check out the livestream video from the event.
Free WiFi The observatory offers free WiFi service on its exterior.