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What a wonderful, eccentric character of a person, who was clearly quite brilliant. My biggest... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
TelNin
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Hobart, Australia
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Out of this world experience

I’d never heard of Grote Reber til I visited this museum attached to the Uni of Tasmania. If you’ve... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
John R
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful, eccentric character of a person, who was clearly quite brilliant. My biggest concern is how poorly publicised it is. Well worth the visit.

Thank TelNin
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I’d never heard of Grote Reber til I visited this museum attached to the Uni of Tasmania. If you’ve ever looked up at the night sky in wonder, and are near Hobart, get onto the website and book a tour immediately. If you’ve ever looked...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 23 January 2017

A fantastic little museum situated in the coal river valley under the shadow of the Mount Pleasant radio telescope. Highly recommend a visit.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

A very interesting and unusual place for a visit. We were with a group of interested people, all of whom seemed to find it fascinating.

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Arranged a private tour of the facility through UTAS via their website, was great to spend a couple of hours in the facility with our knowledgable guide. Very interesting to see the control room, atomic clocks, general equipment, as well as the Grote Reber Museum...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 6 August 2016

So much to learn, so much to do, and on the day we went it was all free. An open day at the Observatory, fascinating to learn so much about Grote Reber, to look at his car which he drove around Bothwell, and to watch...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

We came across this little museum by accident. The UTAS staff opened it up for us to have a look. It houses a wonderful collection of Reber's pioneering work to detect radio waves from space. I hadn't realised it all happened in Tasmania and still...More

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