Any time is a great time for enjoying the marvels of the universe. When special events occur, it is an especially fun and memorable time to enjoy the wonders of our sky.
MONTHLY STAR PARTY
On the second Saturday of every month, the Museum offers public observations at the Museum's Palmer Observatory. These Star Parties are hosted by members of the Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit, who provide telescopes and their expert knowledge of the night sky.
- Saturday, June 14
- Saturday, July 12
- Saturday, August 9
From dusk to 10:00 PM
Admission: Members FREE;
Non-members $2/adult and $1/child.
ASTRONIMICAL UNIT MONTHLY MEETING
During the months of Summer, June, July and August, the AU does not hold any meetings. After Summer, on the first Friday of the month, you can come see a quick planetarium show, hear a cool lecture, and catch up on all the outreach events of one of the nation's most active astronomy clubs. Find out more at SBAU.org
- Friday, September 13
- Friday, October 11
- Friday, November 8
- 7:00 PM in Farrand Hall at the Museum
Admission: FREE for all.