Givatayim Observatory

NAME

Givatayim Observatory

ADDRESS

Gan Ha'Aliya Ha'Shniya, Givatayim
HaMeri pinat Bereshit
Givatayim
- Israel

CONTACT

Yigal Patel, Shoni Lutan

PHONE

+972-3-5731152

EMAIL

shy@astronomy.org.il

URL

http://www.astronomy.org.il

NUMBER OF MEMBERS

OTHER INFORMATION

The Givatayim observatory is the oldest and most active public observatory in Israel. Founded in 1969, it is home to the Israeli Astronomical Association. The observatory is open to the public regularly on tuesdays and thursdays, as well as for pre-arranged groups in other days of the week. It also holds courses for adults and elementary school children.