Association of Friends of the Épendes Observatory

You are very welcome to join: all you have to do is fill in the form. For a very modest sum members obtain certain advantages such as special invitations to specifically organised evenings of starwatching at the Observatory. Members receive a couple of times per year the Observatory newsletter informing them of upcoming activities and news from the world of astronomy (in french and german only).

Annual subscription

  • junior member (-20 years): CHF 20
  • individual member: CHF 50
  • family membership: CHF 65
  • sustaining member: CHF 75
  • corporate membership: CHF 250

Corporate or group members also have the right to an annual visit for up to twelve people. Further details are available on request.

Application form (in french or german only)
Statute of the association (pdf, 138k, in french and german only)