12th Annual Open House



Sunday, Oct. 20th, 2013
2-5 pm
813 Santa Barbara Street, Pasadena CA, 91101

Please join us for an afternoon of discovery as we explore the past, present and future of the Carnegie Observatories.

  • Meet astronomers and learn about the exciting new discoveries being made at our Pasadena headquarters
  • What question do you have about the Universe?  Get an answer at our "Ask the Astronomer" table.
  • Learn about the latest advancements with the Giant Magellan Telescope — the future powerhouse of astronomy.
  • View the sun through a solar telescope
  • Tour the Hale Library and learn about the important contributions Carnegie scientists have made to our understanding of the Universe.
  • Tour our machine shop and see how we build instruments for our telescopes in Chile
  • Enjoy our beautiful campus courtyard with refreshments, live music and fun for everyone.

Family and Friends are welcome.  We hope to see you there!
RSVP by Tuesday, Oct. 15:  626-304-0250 or rsvp@obs.carnegiescience.edu