Griffith Observatory with a Trip to San Antonio Winery

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The Griffith Observatory is one of L.A.’s greatest cultural attractions. It offers breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean to Downtown L.A. from  atop Mt. Hollywood in Griffith Park. The observatory and accompanying exhibits were opened to the public on May 14, 1935. Today, the Griffith Observatory is renowned as a national leader in public astronomy, and a beloved gathering place for visitors. The observatory offers many magnificent astronomy exhibits. It has a nice café and gift shop on the premises for you to grab a bite or purchase a souvenir. There is an optional planetarium show that you may purchase tickets to (subject to availability and time constraints). The planetarium show costs $7 for adults and $5 for seniors age 60 and older. If you are relatively fit, you may also enjoy a short hike on some of the trails surrounding the observatory offering gorgeous views of the city. On our way to the observatory, we will stop at the beautiful San Antonio Winery for a free tour and optional no-host wine tasting and/or lunch. Then we will re-board the bus to travel to the Griffith Observatory for the remainder of our time.
Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and bring a jacket or sweater.
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Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Location
MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus

Instructor
To Be Announced 

Notice
Please read:EARLY BIRD SPECIAL-$59: Register BEFORE 2/1 for this special class fee rate. Activity Level: Easy Note: • Wear very comfortable walking shoes. • Dress casually and in layers of clothing or bring a jacket for cool and/or warm weather. • Sunscreen and/or hat is recommended if you go hiking or plan to be outdoors. • Cameras and binoculars are great to bring along. • Map of trails can be picked up at the observatory's information booth. Any additional questions can be answered by park rangers and museum guides. • Self-guided tours at the observatory.

Tuition: 

$69.00

Registration Closes On
Friday, February 10, 2017 @ 12:00 AM


Schedule Information

 
Date(s)
Class Days
Times
Location
Instructor(s)
2/11/2017 - 2/11/2017
Weekly - Sat
10:00 AM - 7:45 PM
Oceanside, MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus  Map, Room: Parking lot 1A, Main Oceanside Campus, behind campus police building