Explore the Night Sky
Saturday, December 7, 2013
6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
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.
The 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.
Directions to Marine Park
Marine Park Weather
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- NYC Parks Joins The National Park Service In Announcing New Bicycle And Kayak Rental Concession For Jamaica
- Nature's Workshop: Weather Exploration and Monitoring
- New York Road Runners Open Run: Run for Life at Marine Park
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Maps and Compasses
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Shelter Building
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Nature Games
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Bocce Courts
- Cricket Fields
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Football Fields
- Golf Courses
- Handball Courts
- Hiking Trails
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Model Aircraft Fields
- Nature Centers
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Skate Parks
- Soccer Fields
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
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