Lowell Observatory

1 mi. W of Flagstaff on Mars Hill
Flagstaff, Arizona

Historic Document

Lowell Observatory is located in Coconino County, Arizona certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Research Facility. Lowell Observatory was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event, Person and its significance in Science.

Lowell Observatory Information

Other Name: Flagstaff MRA (AD)
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Lowell,Percival
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1894, 1916
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lowell,Percival; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Lowell Observatory Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 40
Number of historically contributing buildings: 5
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Flagstaff Historic Locations Coconino County Historic Locations Arizona Historic Locations