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Kitt Peak National Observatory
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Atop 6,875ft Kitt Peak is the world's largest collection of optical telescopes, funded by the National Science Foundation and managed by a consortium of 29 universities. Tours (1hr) begin at the visitor center and canvass a mind-boggling array of observatories, one of them 18 stories tall. An evening stargazing program (by reservation) includes dinner and a 3hr astronomy program.
- Address : 950 North Cherry Ave. USA - Tucson AZ 8572685726Tucson
- Phone : 5203188726
- Website : http://www.noao.edu/kpno
- Prices : $2 suggested donation
Opening hours :
- Guided tours at 10am, 11:30am and 1:30pm.