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Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini

What to see in Perinaldo, Imperia

The Astronomical Observatory is located inside the premises of the Town Hall of the village of Perinaldo, in Liguria. The observational activities and didactic activities are held in the dome in the courtyard and in premises suitable for the reception and the multimedia projections. The dome is located on the rooftop overlooking the inner courtyard and measures approximately 3 meters in diameter; to access you climb a flight of stairs up to the garret, then 4 steps in iron to climb to the telescope; in the cupola you enter in groups of 5-6 people at once. In the courtyard are the observations with the portable telescopes, both day and night, as well as the animations, during the meetings dedicated to the sun, with facilities such as the Helioscope, sundials, miniatures various. In the Council Hall are the projections to the inflatable Planetarium (waiting that is completed the installation of the fixed one), the diapositive projections and conferences. The dome is equipped of a newtonian reflector in a fixed location, with opening of 380 mm and a focal length of 1700 mm, particularly suitable to the observations of the nebulae and galaxies. For the observations of the moon and planets a reflector Schmidt-Cassegrain, with opening of 203 mm and a focal length 2030 mm, also equipped for the observation of the sun. Finally a PST in H-alfa for the observation of the Sun and its cromosfera. The educational activities, on the sun, moon, stars and planets, are held in the form of the lab with explanatory panels and photos, miniatures, simple materials, even homebuilt.

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Sundial of the Church of Visitation
Sundial of the Church of Visitation
The Church of the Visitation in the village of Perinaldo, in Liguria, is traditionally linked to the figure of the astronomer G.D.Cassini
Via Visitazione, 1, Perinaldo (IM)
0.46 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Castle of the Lizard
Castle of the Lizard
The Feudal castle was erected in the X century approximately by the counts of Ventimiglia and belonged then to the noble family of the Doria. Therein is housed the Museum of the history of Apricale, where are kept the famous medieval statutes apricalesi o
Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, 3, Apricale (IM)
1.87 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Church of the purification of the Virgin Mary
Church of the purification of the Virgin Mary
on the top of the bell tower was fixed a bicycle facing upwards.
Via Fiume, 1, Apricale (IM)
1.88 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
The Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli
The Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli
The Church fortress of the Madonna degli Angeli dates back to the year 1000. Transformed into a place of worship in 1400, is completely frescoed in cycles that go from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century.
Via degli Angeli, Apricale (IM)
2.03 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Doria Castle
Doria Castle
The Doria Castle is an ancient fortification of Dolceacqua, in Liguria.
Via Doria, 16, Dolceacqua (IM)
4.25 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Giovanni Morscio Gallery
Giovanni Morscio Gallery
The Giovanni Morscio Gallery is situated in the village of Dolceacqua, in Liguria.
Via Doria, 2-6, Dolceacqua (IM)
4.29 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Ancient Musical Instruments Museum
Ancient Musical Instruments Museum
The Museum of ancient musical instruments is located in the village of Seborga, in Liguria.
Via G. Verdi, 10, Seborga (IM)
4.82 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Church of San Martino
Church of San Martino
The Church of San Martino is located in the heart of the village of Seborga, in Liguria.
Via Antonio Maccario, 9, Seborga (IM)
4.85 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini
Church of San Bernardo
Church of San Bernardo
Inside the church you can admire the cycle of frescoes by Giovanni Canavesio on Passion and the Final Judgment (1462), inspired by the christian dramaturgy.
Piazza Umberto I, 1,, Pigna (IM)
7.33 Kilometers from Astronomical Observatory G.D. Cassini

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