Welcome to Tivoli, Namibia,
home to the friends of the Southern Sky!
Have you always wanted to see the Southern Cross, the Magellanic Clouds, the Jewel Box Cluster, Omega Centauri, 47 Tucanae and Eta Carinae? Would you like to see them and much, much morethrough quality equipment in ideal conditions?
Here at our Southern
Sky Guest Farm we offer hours of unforgettable observing
in a relaxing location. This is about as far
from the stress and strain of daily life as you could
ever hope to travel. We are a small family-run business
and here on our isolated sheep-farm the only guests we cater
for are astronomers. Here they can pursue their hobby undisturbed
by light pollution, traffic noise or mass tourism.
Whether you are a newcomer to the hobby or an experienced
observer we can provide a profoundly impressive
encounter with the night sky of Southern Africa.
We offer breathtaking skies,
specially tailored apartments
and a caring
service - in short, all the ingredients of a splendid
We look forward to meeting you!
und Reinhold Schreiber
arrived at Tivoli! The Obsession 25" is considered
to be the ultimate telescope for the serious deep sky
astronomer and probably the largest visual observing
machine under southern skies! Thank you John!
||Leave your telescope at home...
...you already got it right here! At TIVOLI we provide
from 80-500mm aperture in a well maintained state.
Keep your luggage light and easy!
||10", 12,5", 14",
The variety of telescopes for our visual astronomers
Please find more here!
remote observatory at TIVOLI! |
The ASA observatory has been upgraded to a fully remote
observatory. Please find all the details here.
||Clear skies - guaranteed at Tivoli?
||With the utmost probability you will enjoy clear skies from May until September. During the rest of the year, astronomical conditions may be perfect as well, but you will always have to expect clouds.
||For a current satellite picture, look here.