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 and grounds 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 August 21, the Observatory hosted a special public viewing event for the partial solar eclipse.
Free WiFi The observatory offers free WiFi service on its exterior.