Explore the planets

The Astroda Observatory is the most innovative research center in the area providing access to the state-of-the-art telescopes and new discoveries.

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About Us

Leading astronomical observatory

Astroda is the US national research & development center for ground-based night-time astronomy. Our mission is to provide public access to qualified professional researchers to forefront scientific capabilities.

The observatory is equipped with a 24-inch PlaneWave CDK24 reflector on a Mathis MI1000 high precision fork mount. Other 8-inch reflectors are set up outside the dome during viewing sessions if attendance warrants.

Astronomy courses for young scientists

Astroda regularly organizes courses for young scientists and everyone who wants to find out more about astronomy. Feel free to learn more about what we offer by browsing our website.

What we offer

Our observatory provides a wide set of services for every visitor

We provide quality research services to local and international clients.
Children classes
Astroda offers a variety of astronomy activities for children of any age.
Equipment rental
Our observatory allows you to rent the equipment for your own research.

Why choose us?

We're dedicated to offering you the best experience

From acclaimed researchers to regular visitors, our observatory is a great place to spend time at. With the best equipment and friendly team, we are always glad to meet new visitors.

Night excursions to the Observatory

Explore the highlights of the southern sky on a night tour at the oldest local observatory. Use our telescopes to see the stars during this unique experience.


Take a look at the best photos from our observatory


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