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Explore the Night Sky

Saturday, December 7, 2013

6:00 p.m.7:00 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. 

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. 


Salt Marsh Nature Center in Marine Park Accessible
East 33rd Street and Avenue U
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Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021


Best for Kids, Astronomy

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