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Burbank’s Outdoor Sightseeing Attractions


Burbank is most often known for being the location of the Warner Bros. Studio and the famous Warner Bros. Studio Tour. While this is an impressive tour that shows you a behind the scenes look at the movie industry, Burbank has a lot more to offer than this. Perhaps surprising to many, Burbank offers a number of beautiful and outdoorsy locations throughout the city. If you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city streets, here are some outdoor sightseeing attractions near Burbank.

The Autry National Center provides a unique outlook on the American West. Have you ever wondered what it was like to live here hundreds of years ago? At the Autry, come and see their wide variety of exhibits and family-friendly programs including festivals and music events to learn about the stories, cultures, and experiences of the American West. From authentic pieces of artifacts that belonged to native communities to cowboy gear from frontiersmen, the Autry National Center is your destination to learn more about the West. The Autry National Center is located at 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027. For hours visit theautry.org

Not only does the Griffith Observatory offer a fun and educational opportunity to learn more about our universe, it also provides a stunning view of Los Angeles. In addition, Griffith Observatory is located in Griffith Park, one of the largest parks in North America in an urban setting. With over 4,300 acres of public land, there are a number of trails that range in difficulty that the whole family can enjoy. You’ll be rewarded with marvelous views of the Hollywood Sign and the city below. For more information visit www.laparks.org/dos/parks/griffithpk

Brand Park is nestled in the Verdugo Mountains in Glendale. Sometimes overlooked, Brand Park provides an excellent opportunity for some family fun as there are ample picnic areas as well as hiking trails to choose from. Inside the park, there is also a historic home that is locally known as the “Doctor’s House”. Enjoy the the beautiful architecture as the home is built in the Queen Anne style. Brand Park is located at 1601 W. Mountain Street, Glendale, CA 91201.
Where will your outdoor Burbank adventure take you?