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UNM Observatory

800 Yale Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
+1 505-277-2616
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Look Up ;- )

Do your homework. Go during the new moon and you will enjoy your visit much more. Also, call... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2016
DarkWaterCalls
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Blythewood, South Carolina
Come see the stars

I received my astrophysics degree from UNM and thus know the observatory well. For sitting in the... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2013
sandiablonde
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Edgewood, New Mexico
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2 Jun 2016
“Look Up ;- )”
7 May 2013
“Come see the stars”
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800 Yale Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
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+1 505-277-2616
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

Do your homework. Go during the new moon and you will enjoy your visit much more. Also, call ahead and find out when they have something special going on.

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Reviewed 7 May 2013

I received my astrophysics degree from UNM and thus know the observatory well. For sitting in the middle of a larger city as it does, one gets a great view. The volunteers who help are knowledgeable and friendly and it's a great place to take...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2012

had to wait outside in a very long line to see the little blip crossing the sun (Venus, being the "little blip!"). Volunteeers inside and outside were very patient and helpful as our family waited to peek through the large scope.

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