Peer into the mysteries of the heavens with these astronomy programs at Parks! We'll help you uncover the wonders of the universe from a park near you.
Saturday, December 5, 2015
at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park) , Brooklyn
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.
Saturday, December 12, 2015
at Fort Totten Park , Queens
With no moonlight to interfere, this is the best time of the month to observe faint objects such as galaxies and star clusters.
at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens
Join NYC Parks Urban Park Rangers as your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.. Weather permitting there will…
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx
The shower produces up to 120 multi-colored meteors per hour at its peak! All equipment provided.
Sunday, December 13, 2015
at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn
Join NYC Parks Urban Park Rangers as your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.
Saturday, December 19, 2015
at North Side of the Great Lawn (in Central Park) , Manhattan
Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events. Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipment is provided.
Sunday, December 20, 2015
at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park) , Staten Island
At its peak viewers may be able to enjoy up to 10 meteors per hour.