‘Scopes in the City: Urban Astronomy in the Parks, Night Out in the Parks, Chicago, IL | July 9
7:30 – 10:00 pm
Night Out in the Parks
2741 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
Here are some potential things you might see in the night sky!
- Saturn*, Moon
This event starts an hour prior to sunset, but the Moon will be visible even before sunset. Telescope observing from 7:30 – 10:00 pm is free and open to all (weather permitting) and no tickets or reservations are needed for telescope observing.
*Saturn will only be visible closer to 10:00 pm.
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!
The Adler Planetarium is grateful to U.S. Bank for supporting ‘Scopes in the City.