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Astronomy Open House

In the
Kennon Observatory
at the
University of Mississippi

 

 

We offer astronomy open houses that are centered around viewings with our telescopes. We view the Moon, the planets, as well as double stars, though what we can see varies each month, depending on what is visible in the night sky during each scheduled open house.

The current schedule is:

  • January       9   5:30 –  7:30 PM
  • February      6   6:00 –  7:30 PM
  • March        11   7:45 –  9:00 PM
  • April          10   8:00 –  9:30 PM
  • May           15 10:00 – 12:00 PM
  • September  4   7:00 – 10:00 PM
  • October      2   7:00 –  8:30 PM
  • October     30   6:30 –  8:00 PM
  • November  27   5:15 –  8:30 PM

All these events are weather permitting. Admission is free.
Children are welcome!