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 May 18, 2019, the Observatory presented (and broadcast) a special program marking the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 10 mission. You can watch the archived program here.
Free WiFi The observatory offers free WiFi service on its exterior.