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Observatorio Astronomico de Madrid

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Pre-book correctly if you are English!

We picked up on others comments about booking ahead. We thought we had booked and paid but did not... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
David P
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Surrey, United Kingdom
Pre-book.

It's worth taking the time to pre-book a tour at this historic observatory which was built in 1790... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Ultron-8
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28 Jul 2018
“Pre-book correctly if you are English!”
15 Aug 2017
“Pre-book. ”
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

We picked up on others comments about booking ahead. We thought we had booked and paid but did not get an email confirmation, only a payment receipt. It took a little time to convince the staff we had paid, combined with their goodwill to get...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

It's worth taking the time to pre-book a tour at this historic observatory which was built in 1790. It's equipped with a Herschel telescope and took over the purely astronomical work of the naval observatory, the Real Instituto y Observatorio de la Armada, in the...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2016

With the prospect of visiting the excellent collection of astronomical instruments and other objects, we made sure that we knew when and where to go. A member of the park staff confirmed that we were in the right place. We checked the time and walked...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2015

It is a very enlightening experience - during a 1,5-hour visit to the Real Observatorio de Madrid you will learn a lot about the building it is situated in, the clocks, the sky, the telescopes, cartography. To visit the observatory, it is necessary to make...More

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