Astronomy At Night - Night Sky Observations
NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Wisconsin
Suspended Until Further Notice
Take your planisphere and join the National Park Service Sky Ranger on a tour of the night sky. Learn the constellations, then observe planets, the moon and deep sky objects through a telescope. Put everything you've learned during the day into practice under the stars. Program subject to good weather/clear skies. Larger groups are possible if there are additional telescopes and operators.
EALR 1 1.2.5 - Components of the Solar System and Beyond
Fill out our reservation form to schedule a program or contact our education specialist for more information.
Did You Know?
Mules were the utility muscle for life in the late 1800s. When the Fort was active in the 1880s-1890s, over 60 mules made the historic stables their home. They had names like Kiep, Sally, or Ol' No. 7.