University of Calgary

Milky Way Nights

Submitted by jihowse on Thu, 01/02/2014 - 4:50pm.
Aug 28 2014 - 10:00pm
Aug 31 2014 - 2:00am
Phil Langill The three moonless nights in August offer a rare opportunity to observe the dark sky in search of nebula, distant galaxies and star systems. Join the research astronomers and learn more about what goes on at the observatory after dark.
Rothney Astrophysical Observatory
Late Night Public Observing

Gates open at 10:00pm and the event runs until 2:00am

Admission donation to Rothney Astrophysical Observatory educational programs

The RAO is located on hwy 22, east side of the hwy, 2.4 km south of the hwy22 and hwy 22X interchange.

Bring your flashlight and dress for the weather.