The Best Observatories and Planetariums in California

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Observatories and planetariums in California

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    Griffith Observatory , Los Angeles
    Explore the wonders of our solar system and the galaxy at Griffith Observatory. Donated to the city over a century ago, the observatory offer
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    Fleet Science Center , San Diego
    The Fleet Science Center (previously the 'Reuben H. Fleet Science Center') is a science museum and planetarium in Balboa Park, located in San
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    Palomar Observatory , Palomar Mountain
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    Chabot Space and Science Center, located in Oakland, California, is a hands-on center featuring interactive exhibits, planetariums, a large s
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    Camera Obscura , San Francisco
    The Camera Obscura is a large-scale camera obscura, in the Lands End area of the Outer Richmond District in western San Francisco, California
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