Located on a hilltop in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the University of Calgary's Rothney Astrophysical Observatory (RAO) is a facility dedicated to expanding its knowledge of the Universe and educating the public about the wonders of Astronomy. Their site provides easy access from Calgary and an unobstructed view of the entire nighttime sky. By day, they boast stunning views of the Rocky Mountains. Come visit them and learn amazing things about astronomy and space science!

Northern Lights Viewing, Indigenous

Toilets - Flush, Parking, Wheelchair Access, Air Conditioning, Amphitheatre, Visitor Center, Meeting Rooms