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, August 13th
Guest Speaker: Nathan Deg (Post-Doctoral Fellow at University of Cape Town)
Title: The History of Radio Astronomy
Talk Begins: 9:00 pm
Location: Ellis Hall Auditorium
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.