Come Visit the Observatory!
Public Open Houses are an exciting way for the Queen's Observatory to give back to the Kingston community by sharing our knowledge and facilities to inquiring minds young and old. Our guests are invited to come and experience free of charge the wonders of our Universe from the smallest planets to the largest galaxies!
Next Open House:
Saturday, December 14th 2013
Guest Speaker: Prof. Gregg Wade (Royal Military College)
Title: Earth v2.0: Have We Already Discovered an Earth-Twin Orbiting a Nearby Star?
Talk Begins: @ 7:35pm
Location: Ellis Hall: Ellis Auditorium & 4th Floor
Observing Activities: View planets, stars, nebulae and galaxies in our 14-inch dome telescope. Peruse our outdoor observing deck with several telescopes and high power binoculars, touring Kingston's night sky.