Booking a Hotel in Glendale, CA

Glendale, California is the third largest city in Los Angeles County and 8 miles from downtown Los Angeles. Glendale is located between two large valleys, the San Gabriel and the San Fernando making this a great spot to explore the region's attractions. Visit the gateway to the cosmos at Griffith Observatory where you can see spectacular views of deep space, the greater Los Angeles area, and world famous Hollywood Sign.  A family favorite is the Samuel Oschin Planetarium, so sit back and enjoy the live show in the finest planetarium in the world. Check out another out of this world attraction nearby at the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens. This favorite family destination has something for everyone, come and learn about wildlife conservation and also see your favorite animals. Do some local exploring for animals at Griffith Park.  There are lots do at this favorite local park with camping, golf, hiking, horseback riding, and various other sports related activities. 

After a day of hiking head to downtown for the show. The Glendale Centre Theatre, operating since 1947 making this the longest continuously running theatre in the United States. Every seat is a good seat here, with a variety of performances including comedy, musicals, classic Broadway and the kid's favorite children's theatre.  

Top Things to Do in Glendale, CA

  • Autry Museum of the American West
  • Descanso Gardens
  • Deukmejian Wilderness Park
  • Doctor's House Museum and Gazebo
  • Glendale Centre Theatre
  • Griffith Observatory
  • Griffith Park
  • Harvard Mini Park
  • Los Angeles Zoo
  • Scholl Canyon Golf & Tennis Club

Hospitals Near Glendale, CA

  • Dignity Health - Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
  • Glendale Adventist Medical Center
  • USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

Airports Near Glendale, CA

  • Bob Hope Airport
  • Los Angeles International Airport
  • Van Nuys Airport

Military Bases Near Glendale, CA

  • LA Air Force Base
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