Night Skies in the Joel N. Bloom Observatory

Infrared image of Saturn

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

  • Adults
  • Families
  • Evening
  • Members
  • Public

Summer of the Moon Edition!

Join us for an evening of out-of-this-world astronomy activities hosted by Franklin Institute Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts.

Build your own experience from any combination of planetarium shows, a live science talk on astronomy or space science, hands-on astronomy activities, and continuous telescopic observing all evening (weather permitting). The program is staffed with knowledgeable observers, and free star maps are provided.

This evening features episode one of the four-part documentary miniseries The Apollo Chronicles, with speakers Steve Rotfeld and Liz Reph of Rotfeld Productions and producers of The Apollo Chronicles.

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Stay tuned for more details. Each month features different activities, talks, and shows!

Ticket Prices:
$10 for Individuals
$5 for Members