Hale Suite

George Ellery Hale (1868-1938) was an Astronomer and an Astrophysicist. He was the Founder and Director of the Mount Wilson Observatory from 1904-1923. Hale was a Throop Polytechnic Trustee. He is known for his invention of the spectroheliograph (1889) and more powerful telescopes and as the initiator of the 200-inch Palomar telescope.

The newly renovated Hale Suite provides comfortable accommodations with spacious living room.

Hale Suite amenities:
  • Renovated in 2012
  • King-sized bed
  • Separate sitting room
  • Located on the east side of The Athenaeum
  • HDTV
  • High speed internet, WiFi
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Mini refrigerator

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