Orion Festival

Saturday, April 2, 2022

 

Special guests of McDonald Observatory, including Orion Circle and Supernova Members, are invited to a celebration of science learning, education & outreach. The afternoon program includes tours and presentations about this scientific gem of Texas. The evening features dinner and a special viewing program on the original Otto Struve 82-inch (2.1 m) telescope.

  • 2:00 - 5:00 pm            Register at the Frank N. Bash Visitors Center
  • 2:30 - 4:00 pm            Site Tours 
  • 4:00 - 6:00 pm            Observatory Presentations & Science Talk 
  • 6:00 - 8:30 pm            Reception & Dinner 
  • 9:15 - 11:00 pm          Special Viewing program on Mount Locke
RSVP by March 11, 2022


The 2.1-meter (82-inch) Otto Struve Telescope at the University of Texas McDonal

Otto Struve Telescope, Interior