Mamalluca-Observatory

Description
Operational since 1998, it is the first astroturistic observatory built in Chile and it is the most visited in the world (60 thousand annual visitors). Located a few km from the Plaza de Armas of Vicuña, it has large observation terraces equipped with 12, 16 and 17-inch telescopes and a dome with a 16-inch digital instrument.
Inside the observatory, it houses the Nicolaus Copernicus Museum of Astronomy, projection and souvenir rooms, cafeteria, and a scientific telescope linked to a worldwide network to study space debris and other astronomical topics.
contact information
location: VICUÑA,
Contact:

(+56) 51 2670330 – 2670331 – 2670332 – 2670333 / mamalluca@munivicuna.cl

www.mamalluca.org

Cerro Mamalluca Observatory

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