‘Scopes in the City: St. Clement Church | May 6

Adler astronomers and educators are bringing the museum—and the Universe—a little closer to you with 'Scopes In The City!

Event Details
9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

St. Clement Church (parking lot)
Southeast corner of N. Orchard Street and W. Deming Place
Chicago, IL 60614

Telescope observing from 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm is free and open to all (weather permitting) and no tickets or reservations are needed for telescope observing.

Before you look through the telescopes, check out The Cosmos: A Choral Odyssey concert at St. Clement Church happening from 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm; for more information about the concert and to purchase tickets, please visit https://wickerparksings.org/events.


Adler astronomers and educators are bringing the museum—and the Universe—a little closer to you! With ‘Scopes in the City, Adler astronomers and staff lead free telescope observing programs in Chicago neighborhoods. Depending on the dates, times and locations of the ‘Scopes in the City events, attendees may be able to observe the Sun, Moon, Jupiter, Saturn, and more!

Because all ‘Scopes in the City events are weather permitting, please follow us on Twitter @AdlerPlanet or search #ScopesintheCity for updates. You never know where our telescopes will pop up next!


The Adler Planetarium is grateful to U.S. Bank for supporting ‘Scopes in the City.

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