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Armagh Observatory
Ranked #15 of 37 things to do in Armagh
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Owner description: Founded in 1790 by Archbishop Richard Robinson, this is one of Ireland's leading scientific research institutes where more than 30 astronomers actively study Astronomy, Stellar Astrophysics and the Earth's climate.
Reviewed 25 November 2012

Very interesting all round. I understand that Patrick Moore was the Curator of the Observatory for many years.

Thank Robert G
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Reviewed 14 April 2012

We took this in as we were in the area the children enjoyed it and we adults found it interesting too.

Thank Teresaaine
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Reviewed 11 January 2012

Nice Buildings and gardens to look at from outside, It is a working University so u cannot go in but at least you can see it

1  Thank vaila
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Reviewed 27 April 2011

The park at this attraction is great, and the scale model of our solar system is just what every child needs to understand how the parts relates to each other, and particularly how far apart the different planets are. Bring some friends and try the Human Orrery- they really really need to get this onto YouTube. I mean WHAT could be more fun that playing the part of a planet and orbiting with your friends?

Thank goldenmean
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