Upcoming Events

Urban Star Party POSTPONED TO | Tue 19 Feb PDF Print E-mail

FREE Urban Star Party


Join amateur astronomers in viewing the Moon and more!


Come join us! We are having a star gazing party. Drop over to Atlantic Photo Supply (Burnside location) to view the night sky with a wide array of telescopes. RASC Halifax will be there with our 'scopes and will be available to answer those night-sky questions. Hot drinks and snacks for those that want to stay warm.



Tuesday 19 February, 2019

6:30–9:00 p.m.

(cloud date Wednesday 20 February)



Location:  Atlantic Photo Supply, 202 Brownlow Avenue

(Burnside Avenue side), Dartmouth, NS  (map)


Come out to view the Moon, star clusters, and more. There will be several telescopes available operated by the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

All ages welcome! Refreshments provided!




Burke-Gaffney Observatory Public Open Houses PDF Print E-mail

Join us for a peek through the telescope at Saint Mary's University's Burke-Gaffney Observatory.

Detailed information about our FREE Public Open Houses is here.

The list of upcoming open houses and how to reserve tickets is here.

Any other information can be obtained by contacting Dave Lane, Observatory Director.

We also offer private tours for organized groups of people. Details are here.