Mit Haystack Observatory

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  • Address: 99 Millstone Rd, Westford, MA 01886, USA, United States
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-6177155400
  • Tags: Observatory, Family And Kids

MIT Haystack Observatory is an astronomy research center belonging to Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It was constructed between 1960 and 1964, and officially started in 1964.  This astronomical observatory is very popular among science and astronomy enthusiasts. The highlight of the place is the Haystack Radio Telescope, a giant parabolic antenna sheathed with a 46m metal frame. Furthermore, the observatory provides education opportunities to undergraduate students. In addition to this, public outreach activities are conducted here on a regular basis, to increase awareness about astronomy.

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  • Mit Haystack Observatory Address: 99 Millstone Rd, Westford, MA 01886, USA, United States
  • Mit Haystack Observatory Contact Number: +1-6177155400
  • Mit Haystack Observatory Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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