Time: PM - PM. Contact Los Angeles Astronomical Society for more information. Facebook Twitter. Griffith left funds in his will to build a public observatory in Los Angeles because he believed in the transformative power of observation.
Planning a field trip , corporate outing , or special event at the Griffith Observatory? There are so many ways to enjoy this educational destination. Use any of the public telescopes, listen to a lecture in the Leonard Nimoy Event Horizon Theater, or step into the seat Samuel Oschin Planetarium for a guided tour of the universe. Looking to engage with a community of astronomers? Griffith Observatory hosts a monthly star party, inviting amateurs and professional stargazers to use the famous Zeiss telescope and several portable telescopes stationed around the grounds.
Many people in the amateur astronomy hobby like to share the experience with others. Joining an astronomy club can help make the hobby more enjoyable and rewarding. You can enjoy the support and experience of others while learning more about the hobby. There are literally hundreds of astronomy clubs and organizations around the country and around the world. This listing of astronomy clubs and organizations contains links to Websites for astronomy clubs and organizations throughout the Unites States.
Astronomy cannot assume responsible for the accuracy of the information below. The information found on this page was copied from the Griffith Observatory Local Astronomy Groups page and will be updated as needed. Suite Rancho Cucamonga, CA members. San Diego Astronomy Association P. Box San Diego, CA