- Tourist Attractions
Suitable for all ages
Venue type: Indoor
is a purpose-built public observatory in a woodland setting on the summit of Balgay Hill. Watch stars and planets through the telescopes, or admire the scenery with some spectacular treetop vistas across the silvery Tay.
With fascinating space exploration and astronomical displays, planetarium shows and a fully computerised telescope that can detect 30,000 objects in the sky, there is so much to see, do and learn! Staff are on hand to help and advise and family are welcome to explore the universe!.
- Picnics Allowed
- Toilets Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
Getting There and Contact Information
Balgay Park, Dundee, Dundee and Angus, DD2 2UB, Scotland
Click here to visit Mills Observatory's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
April to September
Open on selected dates, check the attraction's website for details
October to March
Monday to Friday 17:00 - 22:00
Saturday & Sunday 12:30 - 16:00
Small charge applies to planetarium shows and group visits.