W. M. Keck Observatory, Island of Hawaii

4.7
#4 of 7 in Childrens Museums in Island of Hawaii
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W. M. Keck Observatory Reviews
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  • While visiting Parker Ranch we found this amazing Keck Observatory. Located in downtown Waimea on the island of Hawaii. There was plenty of parking. The tours are free! Our tour guide walked us...  more »
  • From the parking lot the building seems fairly large and there is ample free parking. But the Visitor Center is actually small, the size of an elementary school classroom. The rest of the complex...  more »
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  • It was a great experience and totally worth the drive. Remember that you need a 4x4 to get to the top. And try to get there half an hour before sunset. It was pretty cold in May, so don't depend on your shorts and sandals. Bring a warm jacket and even a pair of gloves. Most people stop at University of Hawaii telescope facility. Leave them there and drive a bit further to Keck observatory to get a clear view of all the beauty in front of you.
  • One Of The Most Amazing Places On The Island. The Air Up Here Jus Feels So Clean. Wen Snow Falls It's Freezing I Advise You To Dress Warm Wen Visiting This Place. Keck Is A Place To Definitely An Experience That will Always Remember. It's A Very Cool An Interesting Place...

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