The observatory park is open 7/7, from 7:00 am to 10:00pm. A signboard tour (with English translations accessable through QR codes) informs the visitors about topics and methods of the current astrophysical research, about the historical buildings and instruments as well as the history of Hamburg Observatory.
Our virtual tour gives insight into the library and the Great Refractor building.
Projects for Students from Schools
There are different opportunities for students from schools to get insight into research and work at Hamburg Observatory.
Photo: Markus Tiemann für Tourismusverband Prigniz
The Foerderverein, promotional association of Hamburg Observatory, arranges various public events and is actively engaged in projects and measures for the preservation and restoration of the unique cutural monument.