The mission of the Cincinnati Observatory Center (the Observatory) will be to maintain the integrity and heritage of a historic 19th century observatory while promoting the study and practice of 21st century astronomy and science.
Our vision is to be a primary resource in furthering astronomy and science education through programming:
- For K-12 schools and the public on and off our campus
- For universities and classes for teacher professional development
- To promote the rich history of the Observatory
- To strengthen our connection to allied STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) organizations