Pulkovo Observatory

Pulkovo Observatory Main Astronomical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences, located at altitudes Pulkosvkih.
Observatory Scientific activity covers almost all the priority areas of fundamental research of modern astronomy.
Observatory is protected by UNESCO and included in the list of especially valuable objects of cultural heritage of the peoples of the Russian Federation.
those interested can visit the tour of the observatory, which tell about the exhibits submitted in the main building, telescopes and other equipment located in the same housing and other pavilions, as well as show these exhibits. Thus it is possible to learn about the rich history of the observatory, and all connected with it, and, in addition, to look into the telescope’s magnifying glass, to estimate the size of this device to monitor the air, as well as to see and hear more.