Observatory of Dr. Antonín Bečvář
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The observatory is located in the area around the Hněvín castle in the town of Most. The observatory is named after a Czech astronomer and climatologist, RNDr. Antonín Bečvář. In the observatory cupola there is an efficient Gustav Heyde refractor that enables the approximation of observed objects up to 300x. In case the weather is not good, the visitors can watch audiovisual programmes with interesting facts from solar system research and news from cosmonautics.