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Astronomy

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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.

Astronomy Events

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Feb 20

The Night Sky

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Free!

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Saturday, March 5, 2016

Mar 5

The Night Sky

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

6:00 a.m.7:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Mar 12

The Night Sky

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers,using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Mar 19

The Night Sky

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers,using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Mar 20

Night Sky: Spring Equinox

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to make observations.
Free!

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