Telescope Nights – Ohio University Astronomy

Date(s) - April 25, 2020
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Telescope nights are hosted by the Ohio University Astronomy faculty and students. Visitors may see lunar craters, Saturn’s rings, Jupiter, Mars, star clusters, or distant galaxies, depending on the time of year and sky conditions.

Telescope nights are held at the Ohio University Observatory located at The Ridges on the Athens campus.  Telescope nights are free and open to the public.

Parking is available in University lots 202, 200, and 201, which are open to visitors after 5 p.m. on weekdays and on weekends.  A permit is required 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The lots are open to the public all other times, unless reserved for a special event.

Ohio University Observatory