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  Observatory pages:  CA-IL, KS-MO, NE-ZZ  

 

 

  California
 
Pleasant Hill
 
Diablo Valley College Observatory
 
Diablo Valley College
 
321 Golf Club Road
 
Pleasant Hill  CA  94523    
  Phone   925 685-1230
 
Web Site  http://www.dvc.edu/catalog/02%5F03/i/intro7.htm
 
Description  located in Science Center
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Observatory
 
New or Updated:   1/14/2004

 

  FL

  Cocoa

  BCC Planetarium and Observatory

  1519 Clearlake Road

  Cocoa  FL  32922    

  Phone  321 433-7373

  Alt Phone   321 632-1111

  Web Site  http://www.brevard.cc.fl.us/~planet/

  Description  planetarium, observatory, Hall of Space Explorers with memorabilia

                    from astronauts of 30 countries

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  New or Updated:  5/14/2006

Columbus
Georgia
Omisphere Theater & Mead Observatory
Address
Columbus GA
Phone
Web Site
www.ccssc.org/
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Field of Study Science Facility Observatory

Decatur
Georgia
Bradley Observatory
Address
Decatur GA
Phone
Web Site http://bradley.agnesscott.edu/
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Field of Study Science Facility Observatory

Hawaii
Hilo
Mauna Kea Observatory
177 Maka'ala Street
Hilo HI 96720
Phone 808 974-4205
Alt Phone 808 961-2190
Web Site http://www.ifa.hawaii.edu/info/vis/info.html
Alt Web http://www.ifa.hawaii.edu/ifa/about_ifa.htm
Description on top of an almost 14,000 foot peak, reachable only by 4 wheel drive
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Observatory
New or Updated: 04/13/2003
  IL
 
Bloomington
 
Mark Evans Observatory
 
301 East Beecher Street
 
Illinois Wesleyan U
 
Bloomington  IL
 
Phone  309 556-3176
 
Web Site  http://www.iwu.edu/aboutiwu/campus/evans.html
 
Description  16 inch Cassegrain telescope
 
Type of Resource  Museum
   Science Facility Observatory
 
Owner/Operator:  Illinois Wesleyan U
 
New or Updated:  08/29/2003

DeKalb
Illinois
Davis Hall Observatory - NIU
NIU Davis Hall, 7th Floor Room 703
Normal & Locust Roads
DeKalb IL 60115
Phone 815 753-1305
Alt Phone 815 753-1772
Web Site http://niuhep.physics.niu.edu/~observatory/
Description tours, limited public hours & viewing time, various public programs
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study Science Facility Observatory

Springfield
Illinois
Sangamon State U Observatory
Astronomy-Physics
PO Box 19243
Springfield IL 62794
Phone 217 206-6600
Web Site http://www.uis.edu/astronomy/index.html
E-mail mailto:asp@uis.edu
Description star parties open to the public on fall weekend nights, introductory courses
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study Science Facility Observatory

Urbana
Illinois
U of IL Observatory
Dept of Astronomy
1002 West Green Street
Urbana IL 61801
Phone 217 333-3090
Web Site http://www.astro.uiuc.edu/
E-mail mailto:astronomy@uiuc.edu
Alt Web http://www.astro.uiuc.edu/~uias/observatour.html
Description restricted public access
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study Science Facility Observatory
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