Quito Observatory

Quito Observatory information

Quito , Ecuador
Address
Street Av Colombia
Extras Parque La Alameda
Telephone
+593 2 257 0765
Prices
admission $1
Opening hours
8am-noon & 3-5pm Mon-Fri, 8am-noon Sat
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Lonely Planet review

The Quito Observatory was opened by President García Moreno in 1864 and is the oldest observatory on the continent. It opens for stargazing on only the clearest nights – call ahead to confirm if the weather looks promising.