Optical Observatories
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European Southern Observatory

 

Air Force Maui Optical Station 
US Air Force Research
Laboratory

Lowell Observatory

Anglo-Australian Observatory

Mauna Kea Observatories

BGSU Observatory

McDonald Observatory
University of Texas

Bradford Robotic Telescope

Mount Laguna Observatory

Institute of Astronomy 
Cambridge University

Mount Wilson Observatory

Compton Gamma-Ray Observatory (CGRO)

National Optical Astronomy Observatories

University of Michigan Observatories
including:
Michigan-Dartmouth-MIT Observatory
Curtis Schmidt Telescope
Peach Mountain Radio Observatory
Angel Hall Observatory
Detroit Observatory

Visit Tom Burns at the Perkins Observatory

Griffith Observatory
Closed for renovation until 2005

Ritter Planetarium - Brooks Observatory

Hopkins Observatory
The oldest existing Observatory in the US located at Williams College

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  Schoonover Observatory

Kitt Peak

U.S. Naval Observatory

Limber Memorial Observatory

Warren Rupp Observatory (WRO)

 

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Observatories

1.2 Meter Southern Columbia Millimeter Telescope

Adam Mickiewicz University - Astronomical Observatory

Andromeda Observatory

Apache Point Observatory - located in the Sacramento Mountains in the Lincoln National Forest, 18 miles south of Cloudcroft, NM.

Arizona Aerial Observatory Tour - This site contains images of all of Arizona's major observatories scanned in from slides taken from a Cessna 172.

Armagh Observatory

Astronomical Institute and National Observatory of Athens

Astronomy in Latvia

Black Forest Observatory - offers sky tours by private reservation and resources on BFO's educational space mission.

Bureau des longitudes - Server dedicated mainly to the study of motion of solar system objects Ephemeris will be soon available on this server

Burke-Gaffney Observatory - Public and teaching observatory at Saint Mary's University

Calar Alto Observatory

Caltech

Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope - CFHT is a joint facility of the National Research Council of Canada, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique of France, and the University of Hawaii. The observatory is located atop the summit of Mauna Kea, a 4200 meter, dormant volcano located on the island of Hawaii.

CCD Imaging Facility - astronomical imaging with a research Ritchie- Chretien telescope and CCD camera.

Cecil and Ida Green Piñon Flat Observatory

Centro de Observação Astronómica no Algarve - COAA is an astronomy holiday centre, based in the Algarve region of southern Portugal designed to appeal to amateur astronomers

Cloudbait Observatory - a robotic observatory under construction in Colorado.

College of Staten Island Astrophysical Observatory - provides an overview of the observatory and research info on asteroids.

Columbus Optical SETI Observatory - contains extensive documentation on the Optical Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (OSETI) and the activities of the observatory.

Compton Gamma-Ray Observatory - second of NASA's Great Observatories. Has four instruments that cover six decades of the electromagnetic spectrum, from 30 keV to 30 GeV.

Copenhagen University Observatory

Degenhardt Amateur User Facility - Operated by amateur astronomers, it is available for use by any amateur or professional astronomer.

Discovery Park Gov Aker Observatory - offers visitors an opportunity to explore the fascinating science of astronomy.

Dominion Astrophysical Observatory

Dunsink Observatory

Estacion Astronomica Rio Grande - Argentina

European Southern Observatory Portal - ESO

European VLBI Network (EVN)

Fred Lawrence Whipple Gamma-Ray Observatory

Givatayim Observatory - devoted to research and study in astronomy and science. Includes listing of upcoming talks.

Goodsell Observatory at Carleton College - information and lots of CCD images and the latest sky information.

Griffith Observatory

Grove Creek Observatory - CCD Astronomical Images, information on astronomy tours in Australia

Infrared Technology Server at Ames - Technical and programmatic information on the infrared detector development program at Ames Research Center

IUE Observation of Jovian aurorae

Jagiellonian University Astronomical Observatory - Scientific research here comprises radio and extragalactic astronomy, solar radio emission, active galactic nuclei, interstellar matter, galaxies, cosmology, variable stars and comets.

James Clerk Maxwell Telescope

JHU/SDSS Welcome

Jicamarca Radio Observatory

John C. Hook Memorial Observatory

Keck Observatory - Mauna Kea, Hawaii.

Kitt Peak Observatory Information

La Palma Observatory - part of the Isaac Newton Group of telescopes; site includes info on the island of La Palma.

La Plata Observatory

Lake Afton Public Observatory - Devoted to Astronomy education. Info about our public programs and resources for teachers (online Ask an Astronomer) can be found on our pages.

Lester B. Pearson College Observatory

Lucile Miller Observatory - your gateway to the skies in the Catawba Valley in North Carolina. We welcome all groups and individuals.

Lund Observatory

McCormick Observatory - information on Public Nights at and the history of the Leander J. McCormick Observatory and the Fan Mountain Observatory at the University of Virginia

Mills Observatory - public observatory, including pictures, information on the planets, and an astronomy quiz.

Millstone Hill Observatory

MIT aystack Observatory

Monterey Institute for Research in Astronomy - non-profit astronomical observatory dedicated to research and education in astronomy.

Mount Stromlo and Siding Spring Observatories

Mount Wilson Observatory

Mt Laguna Observatory - Mt Laguna Observatory, operated by San Diego State University, and located 40 miles east of San Diego at an elevation of over 1800 meters.

Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory

NASA Infrared Telescope Facility Home Page - The IRTF is a 3.0 meter telescope optimized for infrared observations, and located on the summit of Mauna Kea, Hawaii. The observatory belongs to NASA and is managed and operated for NASA by the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy.

National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center

National Optical Astronomy Observatories

National Radio Astronomy Observatory Home Page

National Undergraduate Research Observatory - Flagstaff, Arizona. A consortium of 15 universities providing research experiences for undergraduates with the Lowell 0.8m Telescope.

NEAT Project - Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking - project to autonomously search for near-Earth and Earth crossing asteroids using a computer controlled telescope, a CCD camera and some NEAT software.

NF/ Observatory - research observatory associated with Western New Mexico University

NOAO Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory - located about 500km north of Santiago, Chile, about 70km east of La Serena, at an altitude of 2200 meters. On site are six optical telescopes, and one radio telescope.

Nordic Optical Telescope

Norman Lockyer Observatory & Planetarium - historic astronomical observatory and planetarium operated by The Norman Lockyer Observatory Society.

Observatoire d'Astrophysique du Club Antarès - observatoire d'amateur observations CCD, visuelles, et enseignement de l'astronomie

Observatoire de Haute-Provence (OHP) - Observing facilities at OHP (1m93, 1m52, 1m20 telescopes): manuals, schedules. Publications. User's Guide. Lettre de l'OHP.

Observatoire de Lyon

Observatorio Astronomico Nacional de Colombia

Observatorio Astronomico Nacional of Spain - operates optical and radio telescopes in Spain. Astronomers conduct research in star formation and evolution, ISM, galaxies, and VLBI.

Observatorio Nacional - Brazil - the ON is an institute for research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics, operating under the administration of the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development. (CNPq).

Observatory at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs - A small facility for research and teaching.

Paris Observatory Server

Parkes Observatory and Parkes Radiotelescope Home Page

Pieri Astronomy Observatory

Pine Mountain Observatory

Puckett Observatory - specializes in photographing comets and deep sky objects. Also home of the Cometwatch program.

Rainwater Observatory - offers astronomy news, links, and information about us. We host the Mid-South Star Gaze.

Rothney Astrophysical Observatory (RAO)

Royal Greenwich Observatory

Royal Observatory Of Belgium

Royal Observatory, Edinburgh

Sacramento Peak Observatory

SAO/TDC Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Slottsskogen Observatory

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory - For the "increase of knowledge" through the discovery and explanation of physical processes that determine the nature and evolution of the universe.

Sonoma State University Observatory - Free Public Viewing Nights; Automated telescope with CCD imaging system and 14" telescope.

South African Astronomical Observatory

Stephen F. Austin State University Observatory

Taunton Radio Astronomy Observatory

The Gemini 8m Telescopes Project - The Gemini Project is an international partnership to build two 8-meter telescopes, one on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, and one on Cerro Pachon, Chile. The telescopes and auxiliary instrumentation will be international facilities open to the scientific communities of the member countries.

Thueringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg

Tololito Observatory - located at La Serena, Chile, and devoted to amateur astronomy.

U.S. Naval Observatory (USNO)

UCO/Lick Observatory

UK/Canada/Netherlands Joint Astronomy Centre Hilo, Hawaii

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia - Astronomical Observatory

University of Texas - McDonald Observatory

Université Laval - Liquid Mirror - A 2.5m diameter Liquid Mirror is thoroughly tested in our tower in Universite Laval.

Van Vleck Observatory - Wesleyan University

Volkssterrenwacht Mira (Mira public observatory), Grimbergen, Belgium - Visit the observatory with our virtual tour.

Warren Rupp Observatory - one of the largest amateur operated telescopes. home of the "Hidden Hollow" conference series.

Western Observatorium

Whipple Observatory - Located near Amado, Arizona on Mount Hopkins.

Windowpane Observatory - names galaxies and searches for supernovae in them.

Wyoming Infrared Observatory

X-ray Timing Explorer - NASA's X-ray Timing Explorer (XTE) was launched on 1995 December 30 and will spend the next few years observing X-rays from white dwarfs, neutron stars and black holes.

Yerkes Observatory

CFH Telescope

Solar Observatories

Big Bear Solar Observatory

Solar Data Analysis Center

Culgoora Solar Observatory

Solar and Heliospheric Observatory

IPS Learmonth Solar Observatory

Space Environment Center

Mees Solar Observatory

Sun

Mauna Loa Solar Observatory

YOHKOH SXT (Soft X-ray Telescope)

National Solar Observatory

 

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