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Observatoire Astronomie - Centre Culturel Atlas Golf Marrakech

Km 4, Route d'Amizmiz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5243-73488
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A brilliant evening - deserves support

This little visited attraction is about 5 kms out of Marrakech and has, as I understand, the... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
ChrisMcHugo
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London
I wish I could speak French !!

We visited the observatory with the understanding that they spoke English which was the case but we... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2016
Maxine L
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May 4, 2018
“A brilliant evening - deserves support”
Jan 9, 2016
“I wish I could speak French !!”
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Km 4, Route d'Amizmiz, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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+212 5243-73488
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

This little visited attraction is about 5 kms out of Marrakech and has, as I understand, the largest private telescope in Morocco. It is about 620 mm. On a Friday night (either every week or every other week) there is an event lasting about 90...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

We visited the observatory with the understanding that they spoke English which was the case but we were out numbered by locals. Very busy evening. We managed to see the moon but could not understand the speaker We then decided to leave. As leaving the...More

Thank Maxine L
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Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

We arrived at the wrong time for the telescope unfortunately, but that was our own fault! As it was our last day we'll have to hope to make another trip here to see the largest telescope in Morocco. The staff and owner are so lovely,...More

Thank Em T
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AGMGolf, Directeur général at Observatoire Astronomie - Centre Culturel Atlas Golf Marrakech, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2015

Dear you, We're very pleased you had such a pleasant experience at the Atlas Golf Marrakech 's Museum and observatory center. We hope you'll be back for an observation session ( every friday at 7 pm), wich is, just an exceptional thing to eperience too....More

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Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

Today we been in this original place Were we feel a realy enjoable to visit it, interesting things that making us surprised to discover such place for the first time. So original and so Nice to know, we like it so much thanks a lot.

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Reviewed November 8, 2015

We found out about this through Trip Advisor, and we did have a little trouble finding out the details/info through the website (the telephone number seemed to be wrong), it was worth persevering. It started at 9pm until 11pm, and obviously it is worth checking...More

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AGMGolf, Directeur général at Observatoire Astronomie - Centre Culturel Atlas Golf Marrakech, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2015

Dear sir, We're very pleased that you had such a great exprecience. It's very impressive and unique indeed. we're sorry though that you had some hard time finding the contact details. We're going to do our best to make it easier for everyone to find...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2015

I feel so lucky to have had chance to spend an evening here stargazing. The huge telescope itself fascinated me but then bring able to look through and see Amazing images of stars and planets took my breath away. It was a special evening that...More

Thank Caroline M
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Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

First time for us and we had a great Friday evening at Marrakesh observatory. The decor of the building is very nice and welcoming. The staff were very friendly and attentive and did their best to explain everything to us in English. We got to...More

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pg_gumby
February 17, 2018|
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Response from AGMGolf | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Yes we do, Every Friday evening. If you want to book for a session, please don't hesitate to call this number +212661242009. you're very welcome. The Atlas Golf Marrakech team.
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September 26, 2016|
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We start now at 8.pm because of the early sun set. The observation evenings take around 1.5 hours / 2 hours. Please, be aware that the public observations are programmed every friday. but we do organise private sessions if... More
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