No standing in line. Instead of waiting in line at the ticket booth with the general public, Foundation members can purchase Samuel Oschin Planetarium tickets at the Center of Gravity desk. To ensure you get the ticket of your choice, please check the website to see when your desired tickets go on sale.
Discount tickets. Members also enjoy a discounted rate on regularly priced adult tickets.
Priority Seating. Once you have tickets in hand, proceed to the South Gallery. You can wait on the benches there and you will be invited to take your seats before the public is admitted, usually about 20 minutes in advance of showtime
Special Access Onsite
Samuel Oschin Planetarium Reservations
Antares level members and above may reserve Samuel Oschin Planetarium show tickets in advance. Reservations include parking for one vehicle and are subject to availability. To request a reservation, please email info@GriffithObservatoryFoundation.org the following information:
Member Name, First & Last Date and Showtime*
Quantity (max 8)
*Please note: Requests must be submitted by 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday for shows that run Friday-Sunday. Children under five years old are only admitted to the first show of each day.
Requests for Preferred Parking can be fulfilled for Sirius (formerly Supernova) members and above. Requests must be submitted by 2:00 p.m. the day prior. Parking is good for one vehicle and subject to availability.
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