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Griffith Park

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Address: 4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1401
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Covering more than 4,107 acres of natural terrain, this is the largest...

Covering more than 4,107 acres of natural terrain, this is the largest municipal park and urban wilderness area in the United States, which offers numerous family attractions and activities.

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Beautiful Park

A big wide park with a lot of seatings area spread all over the park. Ideal for families for a picnic and excellent for walking lovers

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A big wide park with a lot of seatings area spread all over the park. Ideal for families for a picnic and excellent for walking lovers

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What an awesome place! We went to hike up to Mt Hollywood, and we were not disappointed. The hike itself was very beautiful, and the views at the top were spectacular. The place is quite popular, though, so plan to arrive very early or fight for parking.

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Thank DonnaSPDX
los angeles, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

it is a must, little tough to park but worth it for the free views / science exhibits, best at dusk for the view

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a magnificent park that most Angelenos rarely visit. Great vistas, wonderful picnic areas, fun horseback riding as well as hiking trails run throughout. If you haven't been to Griffith Park then you haven't been to LA

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Park is refreshing green space in the middle of crazy traffic. Lots of parking, but be prepared to drive around to find it as the park is busy. Great walking paths. Good for families or couples. Great pictures abound. Keep going up the hill to the Observatory.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Come here to have a fascinating view on the city from the hill. Perfect for a hike with dogs and kids.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This park has nearly everything, and is one of the few things I regularly plan/enjoy in LA. It has a perfect climate, great trails, inspiring views (when there isn't smog--hike the day after it rains, the best views!) magical wild life and pleasant hikers. I go a portion of my hike barefoot, so the terrain is great for training (as... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it was a great trip , i liked it . i have enjoyed this time there & relaxed during my walking there. I got many pictures with great view there. it is a good choice for family & young people . i recommend all my readers to go there during their visit to los Angelos

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic place, no wonder hiking is so popular there, the route is fantastic and the views are a brilliant reward!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Largest municipally owned park in the nation, with trails that lead up to great views of los angeles. Los Angeles Zoo and Griffth park observatory located within the park.

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