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Paul and Jane Meyer Observatory


The Central Texas Astronomical Society owns and operates the Paul and Jane Meyer Observatory at the Turner Research Station, our dark sky site between Turnersville and Clifton, Texas. 
Our new phone number for the general public and day time answer use is 254-326-1027
Trying to get to the PJM Observatory and Turner Research Station?

CAUTION!!  Be careful with electronic maps, such as Google or Mapquest for directions to our site.  Some place our address at an incorrect location, which can get you very lost!  The following links give correct information.


Map for the Turner Research Station Home of the Meyer Observatory


Directions to the Turner Research Station

Turner Research Station Coordinates:
     Latitude:   31 deg  40 min 47.7 sec north
     Longitude:  97 deg  40 min 24.7 sec  west

     Elevation:  Approximately 1000 feet

For certified telescope operators

Check the Events Calendar before requesting a reservation of the telescope.

To reserve PJMO for observing, contact all on-call observing support at least 24 hours in advance.

On-call observing support as of 02/01/2014:

Willie Strickland,
Complete the PJMO Night Report after using the telescope. For non-CTAS members, use the Google form version of the Night Report.