Yerkes Observatory

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Facility:Yerkes Observatory
Description:Yerkes Observatory is a facility of the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics of the University of Chicago. Established in 1897 on Geneva Lake, and until the mid-1960's, housed all of the Department's activities. Today the 77-acre, park-like site in southeast Wisconsin provides laboratory space and access to telescopes for research and instruction.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:373 W. Geneva St
Address 2:
City:Williams Bay
State/Province:WI
Zip Code:53191
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:Varies
Admission:Varies
Telephone:(262) 245-5555
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