The Zdanice Observatory in the press

The Zdanice Observatory in the press

First newspaper article about the building of the observatory in 1960

News paper articles from the Zdanice Observatory archive. Starting in 1960 until 1989.
It must have been a famous observatory at that time.

Artist impression of the observatory

The observatory was build by the local community

The finished observatory without the hotel.

About 15.000 people a year spend the night in the hotel. A special rail road was build to Zdanice. The observatory was famous for the research of variable and double stars. A lot of visitors came from the USSR.

1986 Observatory and hotel

The 3 domes of the two refractors and the later added planetarium

The domes of the 20cm refractor and the planetarium

The 20cm f:15 Gajdusek-Kozelsky refractor? Now in our warehouse.

1961 the process of the building of the observatory

The 16cm Gajdusek-Kozelsky refractor

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