Seit 1936 wird die sternwarte von der volkshochschule des kantons Zürich betreut.
Unter denkmalschutz seit 1989
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1905-1907 erected by Gustav Gull (1858-1942). Building owner of the residential and commercial building was the private cooperative << Urania >> , which also ran the national observatory.
Since 1936 the observatory of the volkshochschule of the canton of Zurich is supervised.
Under monument protection since 1989
Location. 47° 22.468′ N, 8° 32.345′ E. Marker is in Zurich, Zurich. Marker is on Uraniastrasse, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Uraniastrasse 11, Zurich 8001, Switzerland.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bienenhof (here, next to this marker); Zur Trülle (within shouting distance of this marker); Fountain from Paris (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Grave stone of Lucius Aelius Urbicus Pfeife (about 240 meters away); Zur Hoffnung (about 240 meters away); Kezinstürli (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Erzberg (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zurich.
Additional keywords. astronomy
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