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Washburn Observatory Open House

Thursday10/218:00 am - 10:00 pm

Friday10/228:00 am - 10:00 pm

Saturday10/238:00 am - 10:00 pm

Visit historic Washburn Observatory, which was built in 1881. Learn more about the building and the 15.6 inch refracting telescope used there.

Weather permitting, observe interesting celestial objects through the telescope.

Event Type:
Open House/Tour


Washburn Observatory
1401 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States


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