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Osservatorio Astronomico di Montedoro

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Do you like to look at the stars?

In Montedoro you can see them through a fantastic, huge telescope. In the nearby Le Cupulette Rosse... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Dorota J
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Warsaw, Poland
Look into stars

Nice experience of observing stars and planets. You can learn many interesting things about... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
klaudiak603
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Montedoro, Italy
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16 Oct 2017
“Do you like to look at the stars?”
12 Apr 2017
“Look into stars”
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A wonderful astronomical observatory with main telescope of 600 mm of diameter placed at the center of Sicily which promotes astronomy with day and night sky observations and virtual didactic lessons inside planetarium.
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Via Papa Giovanni XXIII, 93010 Montedoro, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

In Montedoro you can see them through a fantastic, huge telescope. In the nearby Le Cupulette Rosse restaurant you can order the "Pizzas under the Stars" and the generations go guided to the Observatory to watch the stars. Beautiful place, well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nice experience of observing stars and planets. You can learn many interesting things about astrology and change your approach to everyday things by understanding space distances.

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Reviewed 20 July 2015

What a beautiful place! You would never expect an observatory and planetarium in this small village, which makes it even more special. Davide was an excellent guide, I remember everything he said about the planets, the stars and the universe. We watched the sunset over...More

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