The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh

The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh is unique among UK scientific establishments in that it houses on a single site a university astronomy research group, an establishment of a UK Research Council and a Visitor Centre.

More information about the site and its history is available through the links in the "ROE Information" menu. Information specific to the individual establishments can be accessed via the "ROE" menu on the left or through the links for the individual establishment in the boxes below.

ROE LogoVirtual Open Days Weekend - We're having our first ever Virtual Open Days this weekend on Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th of September. Visit the VDOD2020 website and book your free space to the live events.
United Kingdom Astronomy Technology CentreThe United Kingdom Astronomy Technology Centre (UK ATC) - The UK ATC is a major establishment of the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).
Institute for AstronomyThe Institute for Astronomy (IfA) - part of the University of Edinburgh. The IfA undertakes astronomical research and teaching.
Visitor Centre & Public InformationThe ROE Visitor Centre - part of the UK ATC.
Higgs Centre for Innovation logoHiggs Centre for Innovation - a business incubation centre and specialist laboraties at the Royal Observatory Edinburgh.
Blackford AnalysisBlackford Analysis - developing cutting edge algorithmic solutions to problems requiring real-time analysis of datasets.
ROE TrustROE Trust - to protect and showcase the heritage of the Observatory, and to develop projects connected with public interest in Astronomy.

The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh is on twitter.

Small Twitter Logo Follow us at