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Culture Night – Dunsink Observatory

September 20 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

DIAS Dunsink Observatory will be open from 7:00pm to 11:00pm and during the evening, visitors will be able to view the historic observatory building, which were once the home of Sir William Rowan Hamilton, world renowned mathematician and scientist. Visitors will also be able to see the historic Grubb telescope and hear the remarkable story of the Dublin company that became one of the greatest telescope makers in the World. Weather permitting, there will be various smaller telescopes on display for star-gazing.

Details

Date:
September 20
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Venue

Dunsink Observatory
Website:
https://www.dias.ie/about-us/contact-us/#dunsink