INFORMATION

Come to know the stars and planets in the astronomical observations that are made in the Observatory of the Cabezo de la Jara.

The Cabezo de la Jara is a natural site listed as SCI: Community Interest Place, located 8 km. from the urban area of Puerto Lumbreras and 1247 m. of altitude, without light pollution, which makes it an ideal place for observing the sky.

Visitors will be received in the observatory's audiovisual classroom, where a talk will be given about the observation to be made and a video will be broadcast. Then an open sky observation will be made on the terrace enabled for it and finally visitors can make observations in the dome through the telescope.

CONTACT DETAILS

Paraje Cabezo de la Jara, s/n
CABEZO DE LA JARA (PUERTO LUMBRERAS)
Telephone: +34 968 436 153 / Fax: +34 968 402 410
e-mail: oficinadeturismo@puertolumbreras.es
www.puertolumbreras.es

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DURACIÓN VISITA

1-1,5 Hours

FONDOS

80 m building with dome with its instrumental equipment, observation room, reflector telescope LX 20012 ", astronomy classroom with CCD cameras for photographs and video.

SERVICES

Youth hostel.

TIMETABLE

From October to May, the last Saturday of each month.
From June 15 to September 15 every Wednesday and Saturday.

Start Time:
January, February, March and October: 8:00 p.m.
April and September: 9:00 p.m.
May, June, July and August: 10:00 p.m.
November and December: 7:00 p.m.
. (Check time for the organization of shifts)

PRICE

Children up to 10 years free, adults € 2.5 / person, groups over 25 to € 1.5 / person

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