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The Birthplace of Modern Astrophysics

Friday10/161:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Discover the fascinating history of Yerkes Observatory and how it made its mark in the scientific world. Explore how Yerkes changed the way observatories functioned to the brilliant scientists that walked its halls. And learn about the instruments and achievements of this beautiful Wisconsin landmark.

This is an online event.

Event Details:

www.waukeshacounty.gov/sciencefest
Event Category: Nature Lovers & Sky Gazers Technology, Math & Engineering
Event Features: Free Event Online Event
Event Type: Online Event
Age: Adults
Admission: Free

Venue:

online

Contact:

Retzer Nature Center
(262) 896-8007
http://www.waukeshacounty.gov/retzernaturecenter

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