Observatory Hurbanovo, the most well-known observatory of Slovakia.
The observatory in Hurbanovo belongs to the oldest and most important institutions of science in Slovakia. During the 145 years of its existence, its activities have been fruitful in the field of observation and research. But there are also remarkable results in the filed of education. More than one-and-a-quarter century of systematic observation of the sun with world-wide known results, the discovery of new planets, which were given the names of important representatives of Slovak science and culture, successful expeditions to follow the solar eclipse to the different ends of the world. Hundred thousands of enthusiastic visitors, amateur astronomers and listeners participated in the fascinating astronomical programmes and events of the observatory. Information on visiting hours at www.suh.sk.