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Program: Medieval Astronomers
Park: Observatory Park
Room: Robert McCullough Science Center
Reservation Deadline: 9/27/19
Date: 9/27/19
Meeting Days: Fri.
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Fee: Free
Program Category: Astronomy
Program Type: Astronomy, Indoor presentations
Age Range: School Age and Up
Description: From algorithms to Zubenelgenubi, many modern astronomical concepts come to us from medieval astronomers. Learn about this fascinating chapter in human history! Followed by night-sky viewing with park telescopes until 11 PM, weather permitting. Wheelchair/stroller accessible.
Accessibility: Partially Wheelchair / Stroller Accessible
The indoor presentation is fully wheelchair-accessible. However, the 25" Oberle telescope can only be accessed using a ladder. We will also have several accessible, 16" telescopes set up at ground level. Let us know if there's anything else we can do to help you participate!
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