Welcome to the Royal Observatory Visitor Centre website.
We've been unwrapped and our copper domes have been fully repaired.
We are now open for business again, welcoming group and school bookings. Individuals and small groups (less than 10 people) can book for one of our Public Astronomy Evenings, which are currently held weekly over the winter months.
Winter Talks: Why not come along to one of our weekly talks on Monday evenings, seat reservations available.
We are also still taking bookings for visits to schools.
Winter Talks series- 8th February, The Discovery of Quasars. 7.30pm - No spaces remaining.
Winter Public Astronomy Evening - 12th February. SESSIONS FULLY BOOKED
Winter Talks series- 15th February, A New Era in Radio Astronomy: The Square Kilometer Array- No spaces remaining.
Winter Public Astronomy Evening - 19th February. SESSIONS FULL BOOKED
P1-7 pupils from Humbie Primary School visited us on February 1st
Members of the 39th Edinburgh Brownies group visited us for the evening on February 1st
Members of the Jemec University Student group visited us on February 2nd
P6 pupils from Victoria Primary School visited us on February 3rd