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Astronomy

Saturday, November 2, 2013

7:00 p.m.

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Our 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. 

Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.  Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipments is provided.  Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.  Programs are best enjoyed on clear nights, so please call ahead if weather conditions are not clear. 

Location

Old Fulton Street and Furman Street
Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

Waterfront, Astronomy

Park Information

Directions to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Brooklyn Bridge Park Weather

  • Sun
    Sunny
    60°F
  • Mon
    Sunny
    64°F
  • Tue
    Chance Showers
    69°F
  • Wed
    Partly Sunny
    58°F

7-day forecast

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