Arecibo Observatory

787-878-2612 Ext. 346

Wednesday – Sunday & Holidays
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mondays and Tuesdays Closed

kids up to 12 and over 60 years $8.00
12 to 59 years $12.00


Visitors can learn about the planets, asteroids and comets, and how research is conducted on the atmosphere, the Solar System and the Universe in general. Visitors will also enjoy the movie “The Arecibo Observatory: Beyond the big dreams” which presents an overview of the science done in the Arecibo Observatory and will also be able to enjoy the view of the telescope from the observation deck located 367 feet above the 1,000-foot reflector dish located in a natural sinkhole in the northern area of Puerto Rico.

A faith point of view…