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Leiden Observatory



Postal Address

P.O. Box 9513
NL-2300 RA Leiden
The Netherlands

Visiting and Courier Address

Huygens Laboratory / J.H. Oort Building
Niels Bohrweg 2
NL-2333 CA Leiden
The Netherlands

General Phone Numer (secretary): +31 (0)71 527 5737/5833/8466
General FAX number: +31 (0)71 527 5819
General e-mail address: strwmail@strw.leidenuniv.nl

Secretaries Leiden Observatory

Secretariat available daily from 9:00-17:00 hrs

The secretaries are located at the heart of the Leiden Observatory on the 4th floor (Oort Building) next to the offices of the Observatory Director and Institute Manager.

Room 465

Email address: secretaries@strw.leidenuniv.nl

We provide facility services and administrative support to the Leiden Observatory in general and you can contact us individually about the matters mentioned by our names.

Travel directions:

How to get to Leiden Observatory
Note: this is NOT the Old Observatory (Oude Sterrewacht) which is located in the center of Leiden.

Leiden Observatory is located in the Oort and Huygens buildings, which are connected by a glass corridor. The Oort building also houses the Lorentz Center for hosting international workshops. For directions to Leiden Observatory follow the directions to the Lorentz Center which can be found here. Maps of Leiden city and the location of the university buildings can be found here.

Visitors arriving by car should follow the parking regulations. Report at the gate by pressing the button, and identify yourself as a registered guest and mention your name. After the gate has been opened and you have parked your car, report to the reception desk to receive a parking permit.