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Observer's Inn

  • 3535 Hwy. 79 Map It
  • Julian
  • Observatory/Planetarium

Updated 10/23/2014

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One of the best ways to see Julian's star-filled summer sky is by taking a sky-tour at Mike and Caroline Leigh's observatory, with research-grade telescopes. The hosts guide you through the star clusters and galaxies, pointing out planets and nebulae. The guides also offer solar tours at 11 a.m., when you can get a good look at the sun using a telescope designed for this purpose. It's also an inn, if you wish to stay the night. Reservations are necessary for tours and


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3535 Hwy. 79, Julian, California, 92036, United States

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  • $25
  • Reservations essential

Updated 10/23/2014


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