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Tamke-Allan Observatory

334 Caney Creek Road
Rockwood, TN 37854-4604
Phone (865) 927-5155
Campus Director: David Fields
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Tamke-Allan Observatory hosts free Public Stargazes on the first and third Saturday evenings of each month. These stargazes have opened the night skies, free of charge to everyone, for almost 10 years. Amateur astronomers bring telescopes and binoculars and offer views of astronomical objects, while visitors are invited to bring their questions and cameras and meet the astronomers.

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Contact: David Fields • (865) 354-3000 ext. 4343 •

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