Public Guides and Observations


Guides in connection with a talk and the exhibition of historic instruments and teaching material frLehrmittel from April 1 through October 31, every Saturday at 3 p.m..
Duration: ca. 1,5 hrs.
Fee: adults 5,00 € / Childrebn, pupils, and students 2,50 €
Please, register via or via the Tourist Information Daun (06592 / 95130). For last-minute visitors participation is also possibe without registration.


In the period between November 1 and March 31 observing nights take place every Saturday, starting at 8 p.m.. You have the opportunity to observe the marvels of the world of stars with our telescopes, and have your questions answered by our star guides.
Duration: max. 4 hrs.
Fee: Adults Erwachsene 5,00 € / Children, pupils, and students 2,50 €.
Registration with desired date and number of participants is obligatory via

Special guides and observations for groups and individuals

For groups and individuals, we we will arrange the date and special program. The following options can be offere:

- guide with talk

- inspection of historc instruments and of teaching material

- observations

- observations with astrophotography

Note: if you wish to take photos with your own DSLR camera through a teleckope, we can provide suitable T2 adapter rings for popular cameras (Canon, Nikon, Sony). Images of the moon can be taken with your smartphone at the eyepiece of
the telescope.
Duration: max. 4 hrs.
Fee: 5,00 € per person, but at least 50,00 €.
Pupil / student groups receive a discount of 50%.
Registration with desired date and number of participants is obligatory via

In case of snowfall, winter tires on the car are a must! Our access road will not be cleared by the community. In case of heavy snowfall, the tours are completely cancelled, for safety reasons. The snow height is best taken from the data for the Mäuseberg near Daun. Also the webcams at Daun Airfield as well as in the vincinity of Schalkenmehren are worth checking.