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Melbourne Observatory

Birdwood Avenue | Gate o of the Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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4 Oct 2017
“Star gazing”
25 Feb 2018
“hidden gem”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Birdwood Avenue | Gate o of the Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

One of the most informative tours i’ve been on in a long time. Great attraction in a beautiful old building. Amazing experience for adults or kids

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We did a guided tour where we learnt about the establishment of the observatory and its telescopes before getting to look through them at stars, planets and the moon, we really enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

It was great! Small groups so you spent a fair bit of time at the telescopes without feeling rushed. Their was a miz of adults and kids in our group, we were give an interesting history of the buildings etc and then viewed stars, planets...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2015

This observatory is well worth visiting. The tour guides are friendly and very knowledgeable about the observatory's history and the history of astronomy and historical scientific advances in telescope technology. There are working telescopes to view the night sky and even in cloudy weather if...More

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