UNL Department of Physics and Astronomy-Observatories

Behlen Observatory Autumn Open House - 11/1/19

Behlen Observatory will be open to the public from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1.  

Join us for a chance to see a number of beautiful celestial objects including planets Jupiter and Saturn, the Ring Nebula, the Andromeda Galaxy, and the incredible Hercules Star Cluster.
Dr. Rebecca Harbison and Dr. Kevin Lee will present programs in our lecture hall at 7:15 & 8:15. As a special BONUS, members of the Society of Physics Students will be performing amazing science demonstrations throughout the night!

Behlen Observatory-30 inch telescope

Observing Calendar