Wartburg Platte Observatory

100 Wartburg Boulevard Northwest
Waverly, IA 50677

319-352-8373

Wartburg Platte Observatory is owned and operated by Wartburg College through the generous contributions of Steve Platte ('69).  The Observatory is for the primary use of the College for introductory Astronomy and Astrophysics classes.

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