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Astronomy Friday

Friday May 14, 9pm

The Observatory is open this Friday night for a tour of the buildings and viewing through the historic telescopes (weather permitting).  Space is extremely limited.  COVID-19 restrictions limit each group size to 15 people (see below for our safety protocols). The program is geared for ages 9 and up.

Admission is $10 for adults - $5 for children under 18 - Free for Observatory members!

Reservations and payment are required in advance.

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COVID-19 Information for Visitors

To better protect the health and safety of our staff and guests, we will ensure the following practices are followed.  We are following all protocols set forth by the State of Ohio to minimize the risk of transmission.

  1. Face Masks: Face masks or coverings are required by visitors, volunteers, and staff during the programs.  Masks will be provided if you need one. 

  2. Social Distancing: We will follow social distancing guidelines while inside and outside the Observatory by maintaining a six-foot distance between staff and visitors during our programs. 

  3. Encourage cleanliness: We will clean the public areas, equipment, and exhibits before and after each program and have hand sanitizer available in each building for visitors and staff. 

  4. Limiting numbers: We will follow the State of Ohio guidelines to keep group sizes limited to 15 guests.

  5. Staying home when necessary: Please stay home if you feel unwell or display symptoms associated with COVID-19.