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Address: Mauna Kea Access Rd, Island of Hawaii, HI 96737
Phone Number:
18089612180
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At 9,000 feet, this observatory offers magnificent views.

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Absolutely Fabulous! Do This!!!!

Truly one of the highlights of our trip. No matter where you live in the world you will not see as many objects in the night sky as you will here. The staff are extremely... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 May 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Truly one of the highlights of our trip. No matter where you live in the world you will not see as many objects in the night sky as you will here. The staff are extremely informative and super eager to share their knowledge. Truly, they are passionate about their work. The telescopes are powerful - I saw the clouds on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

This was the highlight of my week-long visit to the Big Island. The visitors' Centre knowledgeable staff, awesome telescopes and an incredible night sky will be etched in your memory.

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