Posted: Jun.16.2021

Important News: The "Upcoming Events" section has been updated.

We are resuming in-person programing in July! We're starting with our New Vistas lecture on July 15th at 8PM. This will be a talk only and spaces are limited. See the New Vistas page on this site for more information.

*We will then hold our Celebration of the Sun programs the last Two Saturdays in July (24th & 31st) at 2 PM. These programs will consist of solar observing with solar safe telescopes (weather dependent), a rocket launch demo for the kids (also weather dependent), a tour of the observatory, and a talk about the sun. The talk will also contain information about the 2024 solar eclipse visible rigght here in Ohio.

Call 740-363-1257 for tickets and more information.


Important News: Our 2021 problic program brochure and schedule is now available.

Posted: Mar.12.2020

Important News: *All in-person public events at Perkins Observatory are cancelled for the duration of the Covid-19 crisis.