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Center of the Blues Universe
Largest public access observatory in Mississippi, Solar system and Stonehenge models, planetarium, meteorite exhibit and Astronomy Education Resource Center. 14-Telescopes including the .65-meter Sangre research telescope and the 32-inch Tectron scope which is the largest in the state. Workshops and public “Backyard Astronomy” Events held each season. Visit our website for calendar of events and accommodation information.
THE OFFICIAL TOURISM RESOURCE FOR THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI