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Historically, observatories were as simple as containing a sextant (for measuring the distance between stars) or Stonehenge (which has some alignments on astronomical phenomena). Modern astronomical observatories typically contain one or more permanently mounted telescopes contained in buildings with a rotating or removable dome.
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Astronomical ObservatoriesDominion Observatory, Ottawa, Canada

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The observatory is located on the property of the Central Experimental Farms just south of Carling on Observatory Crescent.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/16/2011

last visited: 9/6/2015

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Astronomical ObservatoriesArecibo Observatory - Puerto Rico

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The Arecibo radio-telescope is the largest and most sensitive radio-telescope ever built.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Puerto Rico

date approved: 5/14/2011

last visited: 11/15/2013

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Astronomical ObservatoriesDan Kessler Observatory, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario - CANADA

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A small observatory atop the Physics building and used by undergraduate classes and the Carleton University Astrophysics Society.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluelamb03

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/13/2011

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Astronomical ObservatoriesSpringfield Stars Club Observatory - Springfield, MA

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Springfield Stars Club built this observatory on the roof of the Springfield Science Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/3/2011

last visited: 6/26/2010

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Astronomical ObservatoriesHistorische Sternwarte Mannheim

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Die historische, kurfürstliche Sternwarte in Mannheim

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mike_hd

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 3/31/2011

last visited: 11/8/2016

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Astronomical ObservatoriesElgin National Watch Company Observatory - Elgin, IL

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An observatory built to calibrate watches.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/16/2011

last visited: never

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Astronomical ObservatoriesSternwarte Klagenfurt, Kärnten

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Sternwarte Klagenfurt, Kärnten

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Kärnten, Austria

date approved: 3/4/2011

last visited: 2/19/2012

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Astronomical ObservatoriesThe Dish - Parkes, NSW, Australia

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The Dish - Parkes Radio Telescope.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Riblit

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 12/2/2010

last visited: 4/22/2016

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Astronomical ObservatoriesObservatório das Hortas(Batalha)

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O observatório está situado na localidade das Hortas no Concelho da Batalha num local com belas vistas sobre o vale do Rio Lena, afluente do Rio Lis, que banha a cidade de Leiria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member h_raky

location: Leiria, Portugal

date approved: 11/5/2010

last visited: 4/23/2011

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Astronomical ObservatoriesObservatório do Parque de Astronomia de Contância

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This observatory is one of the 'Centros de Ciência Viva' - Center's where people can have a hands-on experience about one aspect of science: here it's astronomy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paisagista

location: Santarém, Portugal

date approved: 11/4/2010

last visited: 9/13/2009

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Astronomical ObservatoriesAstronomical Observatory of Lisbon Polytechnic School - Lisbon, Portugal

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The Astronomical Observatory of Lisbon Polytechnic School is located at the entrance to the Jardim Botanico in Lisbon, Portugal. It is currently closed and awaiting restoration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 10/1/2010

last visited: 4/14/2011

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Astronomical ObservatoriesUniversity of New Mexico Campus Observatory - Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Observatory on the campus of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kameniev

location: New Mexico

date approved: 9/29/2010

last visited: 8/19/2014

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Astronomical ObservatoriesSahannevan observatorio - Seinäjoki, Finland

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Sahannevan observatorio - Seinäjoki, Finland

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Neofytos

location: Finland

date approved: 7/14/2010

last visited: 4/6/2016

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Astronomical ObservatoriesAstronomical observatory / Hvezdaren, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia

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Astronomical observatory on the Vartovka hill above Banska Bystrica

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Banskobystrický kraj, Slovakia

date approved: 6/10/2010

last visited: 12/26/2012

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Astronomical ObservatoriesSternwarte Wangerooge

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The observatory on Wangerooge island in the North Sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Petra+Floh

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 5/22/2010

last visited: 4/11/2012

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Astronomical ObservatoriesPalomar Observatory - San Diego County, CA

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Palomar Observatory is located atop San Diego County's Mt. Palomar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 4/25/2010

last visited: 12/11/2011

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Astronomical ObservatoriesMorrison Observatory - Fayette, Missouri

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Historic observatory located in Fayette, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/20/2010

last visited: never

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Astronomical ObservatoriesCherry Springs State Park Observatories - Galeton, PA

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Bring your own telescope, this is A dark sky park!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fossilgirlerin

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2010

last visited: 7/11/2014

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Astronomical ObservatoriesGilbert Rotary Centennial Observatory - Gilbert, AZ

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The Gilbert Rotary Centennial Observatory is located in the Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch in Gilbert, AZ.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member simpjkee

location: Arizona

date approved: 4/6/2010

last visited: 4/28/2014

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Astronomical ObservatoriesHvezdárna Úpice

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[CZ] Hvezdárna v Úpici [EN] Observatory in Úpice

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ladabohac

location: Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 3/29/2010

last visited: 10/12/2013

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Astronomical ObservatoriesThe Edwin E. Aldrin Astronomical Center - nr High Bridge, NJ

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The Edwin E. Aldrin Astronomical Center includes the The Paul Robinson Observatory and is run by the NJAA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/13/2010

last visited: 5/5/2012

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Astronomical ObservatoriesSouthland Astronomical Society Observatory — Invercargill, New Zealand

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New Zealand's southernmost astronomical observatory provides public viewing on Wednesday evenings between April and October.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 3/11/2010

last visited: never

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Astronomical ObservatoriesPlanetarium of Baron Arthur Kraus, Pardubice, Czech Republic

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The new observatory, which is in service from 1992, employs several telescopes up to the size of 45 cm reflector.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Pardubicky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: 7/25/2014

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Astronomical ObservatoriesHvezdarna Teplice (Czech Republic)

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Astronomical Observatory in Teplice

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rsc_cz

location: Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/21/2010

last visited: 12/27/2013

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Astronomical ObservatoriesJicin observatory / Jicinska hvezdarna

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Atronomical observatory in Jicin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Colonel74

location: Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/4/2010

last visited: 4/24/2013

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