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Griffith Observatory is a museum facility located in Griffith Park in Los Angeles. It has regular scientific and astronomical exhibits for the general public.

Griffith Observatory in Terminator[]

The Terminator[]

Griffith Observatory is the location where the first T-800 Terminator arrives on May 12, 1984 to find and kill Sarah Connor. When the T-800 arrives, its time travel sphere frightened a garbage truck driver into fleeing the scene. The T-800 also encounters a group of three aggressive punks who threatened it when it demanded their clothes. The Terminator easily killed two, took the clothes of another before beginning its mission. The Terminator

Terminator 3: The Redemption[]

The ruin of the Griffith Observatory is one of the major battlefields where the T-850 fought along with the Resistance soldier against the Skynet force. Terminator 3: The Redemption

Terminator Salvation[]

In 2018, Kyle Reese and Star were living in the ruins of the Griffith Observatory. It is in the parking lot of this observatory that Marcus Wright found a Jeep and works on it until it was in running condition. Terminator Salvation

Terminator: 1984[]

The T-800 arrived in 1984 outside the Griffith Observatory. 1984 issue 2

Terminator Genisys[]

In an alternative timeline in 1984, as the T-800 talked to the punks, an older T-800 showed up and battled the Terminator outside the Griffith Observatory. Their fight ended as Sarah Connor took down the T-800 with a .50-caliber sniper rifle. Terminator Genisys

Terminator: Resistance[]

Skynet Central Core was located under the Griffith Observatory before it was relocated. Terminator: Resistance