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A closeup ofthe objective lens of the 25.4 cm refracting telescope at the Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory

The Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory at the Western University is the central place for our astronomy public events and outreach activities.

Below is our schedule of for the Summer Public Nights; follow us on Twitter or Facebook for updates and last-minute changes or cancellations.

Upcoming Events:

Fri, Oct 19, 2018


(sunset 6:35pm)

RASC Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada; all interested are welcome to attend!

Sat, Oct 20, 2018


(sunset 6:34pm)

International Observe the Moon Night

Join us at the Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory for International Observe the Moon Night. There will be fun activities for space enthusiasts of all ages - kids, adults, and everyone in between!

Sat, Oct 27, 2018


(sunset 6:23pm)

Saturday Public Night

Come on out and join us for an evening of stargazing. We will begin with a short presentation.


Follow the links below for more information about:

If you want to book an Exploring the Stars event, please contact;

"explorethestars |at| gmail |dot| com".

For general enquiries or questions about the observatory and private nights, please contact;
"cronyn |at| uwo |dot| ca"

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