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Visit Only if u have a lot of excess time.

Visited this place with family. It is only a small informative museum about our solar system... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Fayaz A
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Nice Small Museum

Gud place ,this has more information about sun .And u can see the fire blast in the sun through a... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
prasadrr
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Tiruchengode, Tamil Nadu, India
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Sep 26, 2017
“Visit Only if u have a lot of excess time.”
Jul 13, 2017
“Nice Small Museum ”
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Kodaikanal | Observatory, Kodaikanal, Dindigul 624101, India
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Visited this place with family. It is only a small informative museum about our solar system & Indian Institute of Astro Physics. Please note that the lunch time is 12 to 2 and u won't be allowed inside during these timings. Also u will have...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Gud place ,this has more information about sun .And u can see the fire blast in the sun through a glass .It's very gud for children who are interested in space . Must see for knowledge enthu people. Small museum is nice and well maintained...More

Thank prasadrr
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Had high hopes with the name, but got disappointed at the end. The access is restricted to a small museum and there is no way to visit / check the observatory

Thank coolpm
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very informative place for all, especially kids. They can surely learn some new things about solar system. You can view the places using binocular. There is a museum also.

Thank tourguide6
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A historical, Science observatory. Well maintained. A good museum is present inside. A must visit for children and science lovers.

Thank Aptcraft
Reviewed 25 April 2016

One of the good observatory which I have come across. Needs to be publicised. Worth spending time.Travellers can enjoy the location.

Thank anandlaw78
Reviewed 31 December 2015

One of the oldest in the world, it is more than hundred years old. Has a wonderful library, museum and other interesting things.

Thank Shyamis
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Very beautiful place in Kodai! Worth visiting for budding Scientists interested in Astrophysics and Astronomy!

Thank santoshpillai1969
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

It was a very different experience. The solar observatory offers a very unique experience. I would love to visit this place again if and when I get a chance.

Thank Katyal1991
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We loved the walk to the observatory but once there the telescopes were a bit disappointed and were not much better than using the naked eye. The circular walk is magnificent and well recommended to anyone visiting Kodai.

Thank paulerevill
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