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Johannesburg Observatory

18a Gill Street | Observatory, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
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17 Feb 2015
“Stars in your eyes”
7 Jun 2014
“Breathtaking views and good exercise too!”
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18a Gill Street | Observatory, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

This was one of the most realistic "star gazes" I ever had. Like: An atmosphere is creaed where you can actually beleive you are lying back on the lawn ate home stargrazing on a clear unpolluted night. What a bargain! Dislike: May be little expensive...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2014

You have to go through two security booms to get there - one to the residential area and then one to get into the Observatory complex. The complex is run by a department of National Government so there is a bit of a process to...More

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