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Gilbert Rotary Centennial Observatory

2757 East Guadalupe Road, Riparian Preserve At Water Ranch, Gilbert, AZ 85234
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worth planning a visit

We stopped by this observatory during the day of all times, and yes we were able to use the... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
rex h
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Mesa, Arizona
Great little Observatory

The staff was great and very knowledgeable. Take some time to some time to look through the... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
vwads2017
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Tempe, Arizona
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  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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16 Oct 2017
“worth planning a visit”
13 Jul 2017
“Great little Observatory”
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2757 East Guadalupe Road, Riparian Preserve At Water Ranch, Gilbert, AZ 85234
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We stopped by this observatory during the day of all times, and yes we were able to use the telescope to see the sun with the help of one of the staff. it was great so see solar flares shooting off the surface of the...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

The staff was great and very knowledgeable. Take some time to some time to look through the telescopes. It was crowded so get there early

Thank vwads2017
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

I don't think enough people know about this! My husband took me out to see the stars one night. The people were so nice and spent a lot of time explaining astronomy things to us.

1  Thank Reallyjustagame
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

Our family had a great time at the Observatory. The staff was great and very knowledgeable. They went above and beyond accommodating us and other guests. The Obseratory is free to all but they accept donations. The most disappointing part was out of 75 people...More

2  Thank pbandj0218
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Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Be sure to get there early before sun down to make sure you can get some time to look through the telescopes. It was crowded and I did not get to view the sky.

1  Thank Tammy C
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Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

The gentleman that worked the observatory are very very helpful and learning the outerspace and what's out there and what's the name of all the planets very very nice place to go Friday and Saturday night

1  Thank Nancy N
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Reviewed 8 August 2013

How many people can say they have an observatory in their backyard. great fun for adults and kids. The volunteer staff is knowledgeable. located at the Riparian

2  Thank rose m
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