Advanced Observing Program at Kitt Peak Visitor Center
(Overnight Program)

The Advanced Observing Program is a public program in which participants use the high-tech resources of the Kitt Peak Visitor Center Observatories to explore the Universe. Don’t miss our images!

New CCD Images!
Quick Rate Info
  • CCD Imaging: $650/night, up to 2 people
  • Visual and Webcam DLSR: $550/night, up to 2 people
  • $90/night/person, room and board, single occupancy (includes 3 meals)
  • $75/night/person, double occupancy

Resources and Equipment

20-inch RC Observatory

20-inch RC Optical Systems Telescope

Roll-Off-Roof (ROR) Observatory

16-inch RC Optical Systems Telescope

16-inch SCT Observatory

16-inch Meade Telescope


A few of our filters



A few of our eyepieces