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Explore the Night Sky

Saturday, December 14, 2013

6:00 p.m.

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The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered, and New York City parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky.  

Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.

Learn about the effects of light pollution and discover the best places in NYC for amazing views of the sky.  Fall and winter are the best times to observe meteor showers, the phases of the moon, and many planets of the Milky Way. 

Location

Van Cortlandt Nature Center in Van Cortlandt Park
West 246th Street and Broadway
Bronx
Directions to this location

Location Details:
. Enter the park at West 246th Street and Broadway.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 548-0912

Categories

Nature, Astronomy

Directions to Van Cortlandt Park

Van Cortlandt Park Weather

  • Mon
    Chance Rain
    43°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain
    51°F
  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    59°F
  • Sun
    Chance Rain
    52°F

7-day forecast

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