National Astronomical Observatory of Japan

Regarding the preventive actions for the novel coronavirus

To prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, we have decided to cancel some of our events until further notice. Information about the resumption of the events will be posted on NAOJ’s website and SNS. We kindly ask for your understanding and cooperation.

For those who want to visit NAOJ, please note the following point:

NAOJ Mitaka Campus (Updated on July 9, 2021)

In response to the latest state of emergency declared for Tokyo, all public programs and events (including public tours both indoor and outdoor, Solar Observation Parties, 4D2U Screenings, Regular Stargazing Parties, and public use of our library) are suspended starting from July 12 (Mon.)
The public are not permitted to enter Mitaka Campus during the emergency.
The reopen date and time will be determined by each program and will be announced on our website and social media. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

Nobeyama Radio Observatory (Updated on July, 2020)

Mizusawa Campus (Updated on August, 2020)

Ishigakijima Astronomical Observatory (Updated on July, 2020)

Subaru Telescope (Updated on May, 2020)

ALMA (Updated on March 16, 2021)