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Visiting Mauna Kea

The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station at Hale Pohaku (9,300-foot level of Mauna Kea) is open weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., and 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The Center hosts public stargazing nightly. Mauna Kea summit tours are available on Saturdays and Sundays. In advance of any visit to Mauna Kea, please call (808) 961-2180 or go to the Web site: http://www.ifa.hawaii.edu/info/vis/