Astronomy Festival on the National Mall, presented by Hofstra University
June 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT
Hofstra University presents an
on the National Mall
Saturday, June 22, 2019, 6-11 p.m.
In front of the Smithsonian Castle (1000 Jefferson Dr., SW)
• Day/evening close-up views of the sun, Jupiter, Saturn, and star clusters with solar, optical, and radio telescopes
• Planetarium shows under a dome
• Opportunities to meet astronomers
• Interactive, hands-on activities
• Astronomical image exhibits
ADMISSION IS FREE.
Organized by Dr. Donald Lubowich Coordinator of Astronomy Outreach
In association with Smithsonian Solstice Saturday
For more information,
In case of inclement weather, activities will move inside the Smithsonian Castle.