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2013 Open Days at the Teide Observatory

Jun. 14, 2013

There will be open days at the Teide Observatory, Tenerife, on 21 22 June, organized by the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC)

Over two days, from 10:00 until 15:00, groups of visitors will be allowed access to the telescopes, make direct observations and learn about fundamental astronomical concepts

Logistical information

Entry will be free of charge, strictly according to time of arrival. Vehicles must be parked in the space assigned to parking within the Observatory.

Since the Observatory is a high-mountain site, it is recommended that you comfortable shoe, a hat and warm clothing, and that you take some form of sun protection. If you suffer from any cardiovascular or respiratory ailments, you should bear in mind the risk of health problems arising related to the high altitude. In such cases, please consult your doctor.

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Further information: Spanish press release

See also: 2013 Observatorio del Teide Open Days Image and video timelapse

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