10/05/2013Location: Chaco Observatory Time: 7:00 PM Fee Information: Free with paid park entrance fee
Chaco Culture National Historical Park and The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) will co-host a fall star party at the Chaco observatory next to the park's visitor center.
Beginning at 6:00 pm, visitors can visit the observatory area and get to know the astronomers and their telescopes. A presentation describing some of the archaeoastronomy studies in the ancient Chaco system will begin at 8:30 pm, followed by telescope viewing and constellation identification.
All programs and activities are free with paid $8 per vehicle park entrance fee. Come dressed for chilly weather. Bring a flashlight and a chair as outdoor seating is limited.