Dwingeloo Radio Telescope - Dwingeloo
What is that strange device in the middle of the forest? This is the oldest rotating radio telescope in the world!
On one of the busiest cycle routes across the Dwingelderveld stands the Dwingeloo Radio-telescope. With its 25 metre diameter, it cannot be missed. Read more information on the information boards or come inside and listen to signals from space.
Dwingeloo Radio Telescope
Oude Hoogeveensedijk 4
7991 PD Dwingeloo
The telescope is open to the public during special national and regional activities. There are fixed opening hours on a few Sundays in the year and every Sunday in the summer months of July and August. Outside these hours, you can request a group tour.