VIS Pictures
The VIS is open from 9 am to 10 pm every day, 365 days a year. During this time, there are staff members and Mauna Kea Rangers present to answer any questions that you may have, and telescopes ready for public use.
VIS Links

VIS website
VIS newsletter article
Map of VIS area of Mauna Kea

Students observing the sun through telescopes on the pad in front of the VIS
Friendly faces at the Visitor Information Station First Light Bookstore
Mid-level facility for astronomers and observatory staff at Hale Pohaku
Staff, volunteers and students prepare for a total solar eclipse
Aerial view of Hale Pohaku, the mid-level facility for astronomers and observatory staff