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The Observatory is easily seen from much of the lake on Big Bear's north shore. However, it is now just used for scientific studies. If you are a scientist, there are proposal times/dates for your possible use of the observatory. But, the general public cannot...更多
Due to the inclement weather the area was closed. Otherwise, it would've been a good place to visit. Nonetheless, we were in the vicinity, except for the road, everything was snowed-in. We could still see the structure just not able to go inside.
Scientists refer to it as BBSO, the Big Bear Solar Observatory. It is operated by a group from the New Jersey Institute of Technology called the Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research (CSTR). Yes, lots of acronyism. In short, they study the sun with instrumentation and data...更多
No hours posted; no answer when attempting to call. I went on their website to find out info. and was told to call for tour arrangements. Have been coming to Big Bear for many years and have never been able to make contact.
Very enlightening tour here. There's lots to learn about the sun, and that's what they do here all the time. Students share their interest in the center of our solar system, our prime energy source, the sun. The huge telescope is interesting in itself.
We wanted so badly to go and visit the Solar observatory. This is one of a kind for So Cal. This is a small observatory but its quite interesting. We were told that we had to go there on certain days and certain hours to...更多