Drop-in and Grounds Visits
The Observatory grounds are typically open Tuesday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., from March through November for free self-guided tours of the observatory and Star Chamber.
Because there are times when the gate may be closed, or the Observatory is reserved for a special event, please contact us or call ahead to 615-373-4897 if you wish to visit the Observatory or Star Chamber.
All visitors must check-in at the Observatory office upon arrival. A visitor’s guide is available there.