Badlands Observatory | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

Badlands Observatory

  • Badlands Observatory
    Badlands Observatory
  • Badlands Observatory
    Badlands Observatory
  • Badlands Observatory
    Badlands Observatory
  • Badlands Observatory
    Badlands Observatory
Find Us: 
12 Ash Street
Quinn, SD 57775
Call: 
(605) 381-1521

Badlands Observatory was established in 2000 and conducted scientific research for over 10 years. See the place Asteroid South Dakota and Asteroid Deadwood were discovered, including the 26” Newtonian Reflector Telescope used. Observe the sun, moon, galaxies and planetary nebulae using our public telescopes on our outdoor observing deck. 

Badlands Observatory

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