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Galileo Observatory in GTA 5


The Galileo Observatory is an astronomical facility in GTA V.


It is located in Galileo Park, Vinewood Hills, north of Los Santos, and can be accessed from East Galileo Avenue.


Galileo Observatory Information


Name

Galileo Observatory

Location

Galileo Park, Vinewood Hills

Appearance(s)

GTA V

GTA Online


Background


(View of Los Santos from the Galileo Observatory)


The Galileo Observatory is based on the real life Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, California. In front of the observatory is a replica of the real-life Astronomers Monument. The Galileo Observatory is located at the highest point of Vinewood Hills.


It is named after Galileo Galilei as the real life monument also features a depiction of him. The view from the observatory is great and could also reach the ends of Los Santos on a clear day. It is a very popular tourist attraction


(Aerial View of the Galileo Observatory situated in Vinewood Hills)


Events of GTA 5


The Galileo Observatory appears in the following mission in Grand Theft Auto 5.


  • Dead Man Walking

  • Caida Libre


Collectibles


  • Monkey Mosaic - On the roof near the dome on the left side (enhanced version only)

  • Spaceship Part - In the corner next to where the Monkey Mosaic would be.

  • Murder Mystery - First act, clue number 2, on the west side lower level


Trivia


  • Backpackers and trippers can be found in the Arthur's Pass Trails, located north of the facility.

  • Galileo Galilei an Italian astronomer, physicist, mathematician, and philosopher, who made great strides in the improvement of the early refracting telescope.


FAQs about Galileo Observatory


Q. Where is the Galileo Observatory located in GTA V?

A. The Galileo Observatory is located in Galileo Park, Vinewood Hills, north of Los Santos, and can be accessed from East Galileo Avenue.


Q. What is the Galileo observatory based on in GTA V?

A. The Galileo Observatory is based on the real life Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, California.


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