Public Stargazing Night at the Alston Observatory

Our next public observing night is Wednesday October 4th. Two sessions 6 – 7:45PM, 8:15 – 10:00PM. Reserve free tickets at

We will be offering tours of the observatory, planetarium shows, short talks, the chance to ask our astronomers any questions you might have, and if the weather allows, the chance to look through our telescopes including the powerful new 0.7m Moses Holden Telescope. The event is free to attend, but parking nd on-site numbers are limited so booking is required. See the links below.

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