ABOUT THE FUIO
The Friends of the University of Illinois Observatory are dedicated to the preservation of the Observatory and to the enhancement of its educational, cultural and economic value for the people of Illinois.
Want to share your memories of the Observatory? Want to help preserve this National Historic site?
- Contact the Department of Astronomy or the University of Illinois Astronomical Society or the Friends of the Observatory
- Check out the Friends of the Observatory on Facebook! Be sure to 'Like' us!
- Read our newsletter for information on our projects and upcoming events.
Mission and By-Laws
THE LANDMARK OBSERVATORY
- About the Observatory (Wikipedia entry)
- History of the Observatory
- Instrument Collection and Online Exhibits
- UNESCO Astronomy Heritage case study for the UI Observatory
- The Old Prairie Observatory (Wikipedia entry)
VISIT THE OBSERVATORY
- Open Houses
- Arrange a Tour - Contact the Department of Astronomy or the University of Illinois Astronomical Society
- Map and Directions