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Open Nights at Dunsink Observatory

telescopeOpen Nights at Dunsink Observatory

Open Nights in Dunsink Observatory are held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month during the winter months (October-March).

Weather permitting, visitors can view celestial objects through the historic  Grubb Telescope and two smaller telescopes. Visitors can also attend audio-visual presentations and lectures on a wide variety of topics in astronomy. There is also a question and answer session on all your astronomy related queries. Open nights are free of charge.

If you wish to attend, please register for a free ticket.

For more information on open nights contact Hilary O’Donnell, Tel: 087-6294966, E-mail.




            Dunsink Observatory                              Grubb Telescope                                                South Dome