Special Summer Openings – George Observatory

May 31, 2011

Due to popular request, the George Observatory is going to be open to the public on Friday nights in addition to regular Saturday hours.  Come out to see the summer skies!

The museum’s Discovery Dome will be set up to show features throughout the evening.

Time:  7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Cost:  $5 per person  (tickets available in Gift Shop at Observatory)

June 3
Come See the summer Milky Way during the New Moon

June 10
Saturn – worth the whole drive out!

June 17
View the summer Strawberry Full Moon

June 24
What is the Summer Triangle?

July 1
See Galaxies on a New Moon night

July 15
View the Full Buck Moon  (deer are shedding their antlers)

July 22
See a Scorpion and a Teapot in the night sky!

July 29
New Moon Wonders

Dates:  (*Note:  July 8th not available)

Join us at the George this summer!

Authored By Steven Cowan

Steven never dreamed his first job out of college would be in public relations, and on top of that working for one of the top museums in the country. After all, he majored in History at Vassar College. Within three months of graduation, he landed a spot in the PR department and has not looked back since. He is fast becoming a communications fanatic, spending a tremendous amount of his time promoting the museum and all it has to offer.

One response to “Special Summer Openings – George Observatory”

  1. Raoel Sheikh says:

    Thats great news!

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