The Italian Astronomical Society (SAIt), as the fundamental principle of its statute says, has the priority to "... promote and spread astronomical studies and knowledge...".

As Italian Spectroscopy Society in 1871, SAIt has a long and fascinating history,sand counts among its members professional astronomers, teachers and amateur astronomers, all of them interested in the science of the Universe.

The institutional branches of the Society are the Board of Directors which, according to the Society’s set of rules, puts into practice the indications coming from the annual members’ General Meeting, and the Board of Auditors

For further information, please contact:
Secretary of the Italian Astronomical Society
Largo E. Fermi, 5 - 50125 FIRENZE
Phone. 055-2752270; Fax: 055-220039
or, send an e-mail to