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Tour the Kirkwood TelescopeSee our historic 12” refracting telescope9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Astro Zone


Kirkwood Observatory is not Handicap accessible.

New tour begins approximately every 10 minutes

Tour our 12″ refracting telescope! Built in 1901 it is no longer used for research but its still regularly used to view planets during open houses. Now is your chance to see it in daylight!

Health Guidelines

Mask while Indoors
Other Health Guidelines Rolling tours, maximum 5 visitors at a time

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