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McCormick Observatory Public Night Program

March 15 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free
Leander McCormick Observatory is open on the FIRST and THIRD Friday nights of every month (except holidays) year round. Visitors can view celestial objects through the historic 26-inch McCormick Refractor and other smaller telescopes (weather permitting), tour the Observatory, hear a presentation by an astronomer, and see the exhibits. All faculty, postdocs and graduate students participate through a rotating schedule. No tickets are required and advanced reservations are not necessary. The Observatory is open from 9:00-11:00 p.m. during daylight saving time (mid March to early November) and 7:00-9:00 p.m. during eastern standard time (early November to mid March).

Details

Date:
March 15
Time:
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

University of Virginia Astronomy Department
Phone:
434-243-1885
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