NATIONAL OBSERVATORY OF ATHENS - CENTRAL PREMISES
The central premises of the National Observatory of Athens are situated on top of Lofos Nymphon (Nymphs' Hill) at Thissio. Nymphs' Hill borders with Philopapou Hill and is opposite to the Acropolis and the Athenian Agora.
NOA premises are accessible by Metro (Line 1) within a ten-minute walk from the nearest station 'Thissio'. A parking area is also available. The entrance is from Pnikos or Otrineon streets. Please note that only a section (Iraklidon to Otrineon) of the Apostolou Pavlou str. is open for vehicles.
Lofos Nymphon - Thissio, PO Box 20048 - 11810, Athens
Τel. +30 2103490000, Fax +302103490120
NOA's Campus Map.
NATIONAL OBSERVATORY OF ATHENS - PENTELI'S ASTRONOMICAL STATION
Penteli's Astronomical Station is situated on 'Lofos Koufos' at Penteli , between Metaxa and Vassileos Pavlou streets.
It is accessible by public transport as indicated below.
Line 460: "ST. CHALANDRI - P. PENTELI" from 'Station Chalandri' at Chalandri. The closest bus station to Penteli's Astronomical Station (five minutes on foot) is 'CHARAVGI'.
Line 461: From Metro Station "ST. CHALANDRI" to "P. PENTELI". The closest bus station to Penteli's Astronomical Station (five minutes on foot) is 'CHARAVGI'.
Line 446: From Station "MAROUSI (ST. AMAROYSIOY) " to " NOSOK. PENTELIS" (PIKPA). The closest bus station to Penteli's Astronomical Station (five minutes on foot) is 'CHARAVGI (Penteli Square)'.
-Metro station MAROUSSI (Line 1) and then Bus Line 446.
-Metro station HALANDRI (Line 3) and then Bus Line 460 or Bus Line 461.
Penteli's Astronomical Station campus map