Stargazing: Spring Teachers' Night

- Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Continuing Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff
Globular Star Cluster M13

Calling all K-12 teachers!  You spend all day helping students reach for the stars!  Now, treat yourself and your family to an unforgettable experience at the Widener Observatory!

Register Here! 

Open to: All K-12 teachers and their families are welcome!
Cost: Free

Please follow Widener Observatory on Facebook for any weather updates or cancellations. 


Dr Augensen in observatory

What to Expect

Become an astronomer for the night by visiting Widener's unique Observatory on our Main Campus in Chester, PA. Here, you'll explore planets, stars, nebulae, clusters, galaxies, and much more.

*Stargazing sessions may be cancelled or rescheduled depending on the weather.

See Photos from Previous Observations

kirkbride hall entrance at night


Additional Resources

Interested in attending a private group session? Contact Professor Augensen 

Contact Info

Harry Augensen

Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy

Monica Connell

Admin. Assistant - Science Division