Sunday, April 22 the headquarters of Catania Astrophysical Observatory will be open to the public as part of the initiatives for the XIII National Week of Astronomy.

The day's program provides exposure of the panels of the Solar System Tour (starting from 9:30), guided tours
(9:45, 11:45 and 24:30) to the telescope for observing the solar photosphere and chromosphere and an opening ceremony (10:30) followed by a public lecture entitled "Research in Astrophysics in the last 50 years. "

As for logistical reasons it will be possible to admit only a limited number of visitors, to attend the opening ceremony of the conference and for observations of the sun will need a reservation.

The reservation is required by sending an email to filling in the following table:
1) First and Last Name of the group:
2) Total number of visitors:
3) for which booking is required (visit 09:45; opening of the exhibition and conference, visit 11:45; visit 24:30):
5) Telephone number for urgent communications:

Anyone interested in following the opening of the exhibition and the conference can book at his choice, even a visit to the telescope of 9:45 am or 11:45 am of that. Your reservation will be confirmed via e-mail. The visits are free.

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