In the early years of the 20th century, the European scientific community showed a keen interest in setting up a permanent observatory on the mountains of the island...

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Photographic journey through the history of the Observatory and its people over a century.

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Documents and activities related with the Centenary of the Observatory.

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Centenary Contest

Winning photos at the contest organized by the Izaña Atmospheric Research Center commemorating the centenary of the Izaña Observatory.

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