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Astronomical Observatory

, Nainital

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The astronomical observatory was established in Nainital in the year 1955. The observatory is currently located on Manora peak, about a km distance from Hanumangarthi by foot. A center for astronomical studies, artificial satellites can be tracked in the observatory.

One has to travel a short distance of 9 kms from Nainital to reach the Astronomical Observatory. The observatory was established with a view of conducting astrophysical research and developing facilities to continue the same. Research has been going on in stellar, solar and theoretical streams of astrophysics. With prior permission, visitors can get access to the observatory and also experience the pleasure of viewing celestial objects through the telescope, provided the nights are clear enough!
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Contact Information


235583, 233734-35
Timing Information


7 pm to 9 pm


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  by Akshay Balraj  on Dec 13, 2009
Nainital, a hill station, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. Famous for its lakes and snow capped mountains, it offers the tourists an exhilarating experience of nature's wonders.
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