Reservation request form
The Martz-Kohl Observatory is open to visitors by reservation only. An observatory member is required to be present during visits.
If you are an organization or group such as a school class or Girl Scout troop, please use our Schedule a Group Visit Form.
For general information and directions, visit our Contact Page.
Note that we are currently accepting reservations for Wednesday evenings and one Saturday a month. Special requests can be submitted by filling out the form with details/questions in the comment box.
Please fill-out the reservation request form. Reservations must be made at least one week ahead of requested date. We will get back to you in a day or two to confirm date, number of people and to go over visiting procedures. If you would like to speak to someone, you can call 716-483-1955 to leave a message. Someone will return your call as soon as possible. Note this is a business phone (Hall Optical) and it may or may not be answered but a message can be left. The observatory phone 716-569-3689 is answered only when members are present.