Pannon observatory visitor center is a unique astronomical exhibition venue in Central Europe.
The sky over the environs of this wonderful village in the Bakony, Bakonybél is extremely ideal for astronomical observations, as the place is far from light pollutions caused by the large cities.
At the space exploration and astronomy historical exhibition, in Hungary's latest digital 3D planetarium, visitors can view the famous Gibeon meteorite and take a trip on the starry sky. In the astronomical observatory, a professional research telescope and instrument park are at guests' disposal.
With the special H-alpha solar telescope, not only the nightly sky, but also the sun can be observed and monitored. The construction works of the digital planetarium was carried out by the US company, Spitz that also operates planetariums in cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York City.