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Green Bank Observatory, Green Bank

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The Green Bank Science Center's windows look out at the world's largest fully steerable telescope (the Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope), which can catch radio waves from objects billions of light years away--night or day, rain or shine.

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- events, such as Family Science Days and Star Parties

- discounts at the Galaxy Gift Shop and Starlight Cafe

- what's going on in the halls of the observatory!
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  • This site has been around for many years and carries a big history. There are many fiction stories about this site - just google and see. This is a fun place to take the kids.  more »
  • Brought my five year old here and she loved the exhibits. Got here an hour before the tour and had to cut her off from the displays (and sadly didn't have time to hit them after the tour). They have a...  more »
  • they have a really nice tour center with a place to eat and a gift shop. they have a wonderful and informative tour of the planet largest movable telescope. all the personal are friendly and make you ...  more »