We are now located at miSci, the Museum of Innovation and Science, in downtown Schenectady, NY!

Get the latest updates from Juno and its mission to Jupiter

March 21st at miSci. Night Sky Adventures take place every third Tuesday.

CHECK OUT THE DUDLEY OBSERVATORY HISTORY BLOG!

April Break Week Classes at miSci includes "Supernova!" and "Scaling Our Solar System"

See the full schedule of classes here. Friday is "Out-of-this-World Wonders!" featuring our own Dr. Valerie Rapson, Astronomer

Astronomy Education

Astronomy Education

Check out our educational programs
soalr eclipse

soalr eclipse

Watch the solar eclipse with us!
History of Astronomy

History of Astronomy

Learn about the history of observational astronomy and the Dudley Observatory.
The Dudley Observatory provides education and outreach programs designed to bring the wonders of science, particularly astronomy, to people of all ages. We cultivate interest and understanding of science, science careers and scientists, and help the public appreciate science in an approachable and enjoyable way. Our long-standing commitment to the history of astronomy, and our library and artifact collection, serve as the platforms from which to launch vibrant and expanding educational programs.