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Astrophysical Observatory of Padua (Asiago Base)

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Address: Via Osservatorio Astrofisico, 8, 36012 Asiago, Italy
Phone Number: 0039 0424 600034
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Description: Asiago branch of the INAF- Astronomical Observatory of Padua is the ideal...
Asiago branch of the INAF- Astronomical Observatory of Padua is the ideal place for the direct contact of the public with astronomy and for promoting the scientific research of our Institute. The domes, the telescopes operating in Asiago and the presence of a multimedia room dedicated to education and outrech activities, allow to organize a rich programme for students, teachers, and visitors, with lectures, courses, visits to the Copernico telescope of Cima Ekar, and sky observations.
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We went the visit the observatory as part of a group, which in turn visited by prior arrangement. The observatory is kept to a very high standard and appeared to feature state of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 1, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

We went the visit the observatory as part of a group, which in turn visited by prior arrangement. The observatory is kept to a very high standard and appeared to feature state of the art equipment in order to analyse the data that was obtained from the telescope. Accordingly, we were provided with a very informative talk and demonstration within... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

A truly fantastic place with views to match! A good afternoon out. If you want a guided tour that can also be booked in advance

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