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David Dunlap Observatory
Top 15 in Must-Visit Museums

4.4/5
9 Reviews
Science & Technology Museum
Business Suspended Business hours TBA
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: 123 Hillsview Dr, Richmond Hill, ON
Official website: http://www.theddo.ca/
Phone: +1 905-883-0174

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David Dunlap Obs. Univ. of Toronto is located at the University of Toronto in Richmond Hill, Canada, with an altitude of 244 meters and geographic coordinates of 5 17.7 west longitude and 43 51.8 north latitude. [1] The David Dunlap Observatory has a reflecting telescope with a caliber of 188cm and an aperture ratio of N5 and Cs18. The telescope was completed in 1935.

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  • chefbynite
    chefbynite
    Norwich
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    Wedding photos

    The observatory allowed us to photograph our friends wedding at the observatory, simply stunning, with great views and amazing grounds, truly beautiful

    Reviewed on /Date(1602761554000+0800)/
  • wandersoles
    wandersoles
    Toronto, Ontario
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    Stars and beyond

    I have been here a few times and they had the observatory open to view Saturn. They also had a lot of astronomy experts set up their telescopes on the grounds to see the moon, mars and the Milky Way...

    Reviewed on /Date(1580020841000+0800)/
  • pocsutol
    pocsutol
    Richmond Hill, Ontario
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    Inspiring place

    We visited the Observatory for the first time during the recent Open Doors Day. The volunteers who are running the observatory now did an excellent job in telling the visitors about its history, their...

    Reviewed on /Date(1560690092000+0800)/
  • Joan C
    Joan C
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    Observatory

    Amazing place so much educational information, the grounds are stunning. Lots of wildlife here especially coyotes

    Reviewed on /Date(1556433079000+0800)/
  • Ryan T
    Ryan T
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    Interesting

    Good for kids. That giant telescope is really cool! I learned lots of "spacey stuff!" Go when it's cooler though because when I went there were tons of bugs :P

    Reviewed on /Date(1539155611000+0800)/

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