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Where is the Hollywood Sign?

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Hollywood Sign & View

Aerial view of the Hollywood Sign on Mt. Lee in Griffith Park with the Hollywood Hills in the foreground and the San Gabriel Valley and San Gabriel Mountains in the background, seen from Airship Ventures Hollywood Studios Zeppelin Air Tour, Los Angeles

Photo © 2010 Kayte Deioma, used with permission

Question: Where is the Hollywood Sign?

One of the most frequently asked questions about Hollywood is: Where is the Hollywood Sign?

Answer: The Hollywood Sign is located on the south-facing side of Mt. Lee in Griffith Park above the Hollywood Hills. It is in the City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA.

Because of it's on one of the highest points in the city, you can see the sign from as far as 30 miles away on a clear day.

You cannot drive up to the Hollywood Sign. You can hike up near the Hollywood Sign, but the sign itself is fenced off, so you can't get up close.

Read more about the History of the Hollywood Sign and check out the Best Places to View and Photograph the Hollywood Sign

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