Bareket observatory Israel

Bareket observatory, Israel

Official observatory Code - B35

The Bareket Observatory is a scientific & public outreach astronomical facility. Promoting science-education and astrophysical research among the local and global community.

The facility located near Jerusalem, facing the Judea mountains in Israel.

Students from local high schools to world-class research facilities like NASA, JPL and Berkeley University have used our technology to uncover the secrets of the universe.

The primary function of the observatory is science, education and global astronomy outreach through the Astro-Edu network program and by Broadcasting live astronomical events via our Remote Internet-controlled robotic telescope.


The team at the Bareket observatory is a unique combination of people with technical expertise, aerospace and education background.

We are developing unique and sophisticated tools for astronomy education and research, as:

Remote robotic telescopes accessible via the web

Mars diorama with real rover-robot that can be controlled through the Internet

Digital planetarium projection systems - via the EMERALD™ Planetariums

Planetarium domes

Educational astronomical content

Robotic Observatory Fiberglass domes & astronomical automation systems