Observatorio Astronomico de Quito, Quito

4.3
#16 of 35 in Museums in Quito
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  • This is a great place to view the stars in the night sky. Could be a great place for a date! In a great place location, easy to reach on the Bus. Unfortunately it was a cloudy day, so I did not get to...  more »
  • We chances upon the observatory while just walking in the neighborhood. A delightful experience. Reduced rate for seniors of one dollar per person. Regular rate of two dollars per person. Several floo...  more »
  • Remains in the La Alameda Park in the historic centre, you can get using the trolley bus or the ecovia, currently already or stars can go from this place, the new Observatory is at the Itchimbia district.
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  • Very likable free guide (spanish), he didn't know everything but was honest about it. We were let in close to closingtime and allowed in "closed" areas. You are free to roam and take pictures. Sadly the use of the Metzger telescope was or is no longer possible in the evenings like it was before. The view from Quito's oldest park at the top of the observatory is lovely. Must see.
  • An very interesting place
  • Interesting historical building lacks maintenance.
  • Ok
  • Good place for learning to stars.

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