Stargazing at Widener University

Stargazing Resumes at Widener
Free Public Viewings of the Night Sky

The Widener University Observatory invites the public to explore the universe using its 12- and 16-inch computerized reflecting telescopes. Free Monday-night viewings resume on Monday, Jan. 23 from 6-7 p.m. Other Monday-night viewings this winter include Jan. 30 from 6-7 p.m. and Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27 from 7 -8 p.m. The free Friday-night twilight viewings resume on Feb. 3 from 8-9 p.m.
Widener astronomy professors, with assistance from undergraduate students, will point out planets, stars and other celestial wonders to help attendees get a complete tour of the night sky.
Because space is limited, participants are encouraged to register in advance. To register, or for more information, visit or call 610-499-4003.

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Location:   The Widener University Observatory is located on the 5th floor of Kirkbride Hall on 17th and Walnut streets in Chester, Pa.

Cost: free