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Astronomy Festival on the National Mall, presented by Hofstra University

June 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT

Hofstra University presents an
ASTRONOMY FESTIVAL
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
Hofstra University
In association with Smithsonian Solstice Saturday
For more information,
visit hofstra.edu/physics
In case of inclement weather, activities will move inside the Smithsonian Castle.

Details

Date:
June 22, 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.hofstra.edu/physics

Organizer

Donald Lubowich
Email:
Donald.Lubowich@hofstra.edu

Venue

Smithsonian Castle
1000 Jefferson Dr., SW
Washington, DC 20560 United States
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