Thursday & Saturday Night Astronomy

Our Thursday & Saturday Night Astronomy programs include an orientation into astronomy, a review of planets, northern lights, and solar systems, a laser guided sky tour, as well as instructions on the use of a planisphere (star map) to find objects in the night sky. Participants will learn how to star hop, tricks for viewing with the naked eye, and have the opportunity to try Bausch & Lomb wide-angle binoculars and observe through the park’s 8″ Dobsonian Telescope.

To be held in the R.A.S.C. designated Dark Sky Preserve here at the park.

July and August

Every Thursday and Saturday Night

$15.00 / person (+ tax)


Special Astronomy Nights

May 20, September 1, 3

$15.00 / person (+ tax)


At each of our Thursday & Saturday Night Astronomy events throughout the summer of 2017 you will have a chance to win a free pass to the Planetarium at Science North in Sudbury, Ontario.Screen Shot 2016-05-22 at 4.58.33 PM.png


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Check out our Calendar of Events for more of what is happening at Gordon’s Park

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