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The Observatory in Banská Bystrica known as "Vartovka" offers its services to the public in different periods of the year, both day-time and night-time observations of the sky from the observatory are common. On special occasions you can also watch the sky from other points than just the observatory, through portable telescopes. The observatory also organizes excursions, lectures, chats, astronomy day or night programs, film evenings, different knowledge, art or literary competitions as well as education trainings, courses and seminars, cognitive trips. They can tailormake the program in advance according to your liking, fulfilling your wishes and taste.


Observatory Vartovka
Lazovná 28, Banská Bystrica
+421 (0)48/415 61 44, +421 (0)917/681 601

Opening hours:
April, May, June, September, October:
Friday: 5.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Saturday: 10.00 am - 5.00 pm

other months and days upon arrangements (min. group of 10 people)
for more information call: +421 (0)48/415 61 44 or +421 (0)917/681 601

Entrance fees:
children under 6: free
children 6+, students and pensioners: 0,50 €
adults: 0,65 €
school excursions: 0,65 €



date: 2018-03-24

Name day of: Gabriel

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