Royal Observatory Edinburgh

The Royal Observatory Edinburgh (ROE) is a historic site which combines three organisations:

The ROE is unique in combining astronomical research, forefront technology, teaching, public outreach, and a rich historical heritage on a single site.

The ROE Trust is a registered charity which acts to protect and showcase the heritage of the ROE, and to develop projects connected with public interest in Astronomy.

Last updated: 31 March 2022

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