Do you have a favourite place that is connected to the study, enjoyment or celebration of the night sky?
The IAU and AWB is teaming up to find astronomy heritage sites around the world and we are asking for your help.
Join a growing number of citizens who have suggested places that celebrate astronomy around the globe. Add your place along side of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites (click here to see the full map
We are looking for the widest possible range of connections to the sky. That is, we are not only looking to include, say, observatories, planetaria and stargazing locations, but also the widest possible range of ways in which places may have celestial connections.
The following rules are established to support the Portal project team in their task to guide you with your individual submission. If you are in doubt about these rules and your situation, please do not hesitate to contact the PC2S team to clarify them.
Do you have a place in mind?
1) Check out the criteria for entry
2) Create an account on the Portal.
3) Fill out the form on the Portal to the Heritage of Astronomy website to have your place vetted by a team of archeologist/astronomers.
For inspiration, talk to our community
about places in their localities!