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The Observatory

Is Currently Closed Until Further Notice

We hope to get back to normal programming soon.

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Astronomy You Can Do At Home


Cincinnati Observatory

The Birthplace of American Astronomy

Visit a working 19th century observatory and a National Historic Landmark

See through the oldest telescope in America

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Cosmic Kids Online Astronomy Club

June 6, June 13, June 20, June 27
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
All Events, Astronomy Clubs and Camps

Join us for a virtual Cosmic Kids club every Saturday in June.  Grades K-2 will be from 10am-11am, 3rd...

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The Planets - Online Class

Jun 10, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
All Events, Astronomy Classes

Explore the Solar System with Astronomer Dean Regas as he takes you in for a closer look at our eight unique...