W. M. Keck Observatory

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  • Address: 65-1120 Mamalahoa Hwy. Kamuela, HI 96743, Waimea, United States
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8088857887
  • Tags: Observatory, Family And Kids

Situated at the summit of the 14,000 feet high Maunakea, the W. M Keck Observatory is home to the twin 10-metre Keck Observatory telescopes. Polish your physics knowledge at the Observatory’s visitor centre which displays small models and working principles of the different research activities done there. Souvenirs like T-shirts, hats and books can also be purchased here. The base camp situated at a height of 9,200 feet organises stargazing events. It is advisable to bring warm clothing because the temperatures might go down suddenly.

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  • W. M. Keck Observatory Address: 65-1120 Mamalahoa Hwy. Kamuela, HI 96743, Waimea, United States
  • W. M. Keck Observatory Contact Number: +1-8088857887
  • W. M. Keck Observatory Timing: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
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  • 89.66% of people who visit Waimea include W. M. Keck Observatory in their plan

  • 81.82% of people start their W. M. Keck Observatory visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see W. M. Keck Observatory

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  • What's the prize to visit the keck observatory? Can i make a reservation?

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    • I don't think you have to pay to visit W. M. Keck Observatory, but donations are always welcome. Reservations are also not required. For more information, it is recommended to call on 808.881.3854.

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