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.