Event: Observatory SkyWatch Evenings at the Science Center
Location: Carnegie Science Center (1st Floor – A guide will lead you to the observatory on the first floor for a mesmerizing view of the Point and Downtown Pittsburgh).
Date: On clear Friday evenings, weather permitting
Time: Times change seasonally depending on when it gets dark
Description: The Carnegie Science Center invites you to learn about the wonders of the stars and explore globular clusters, nebulas and planets with their 16-inch Meade LX200 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope! Volunteers from the Amateur Astronomers Association will show you the ropes as you get a spectacular view of outer space…for only $1! Parking is $5 for non members and $3 for members Learn more on their website. Call the hotline at 412-237-3327 for the latest information, especially since the event is weather dependent and the time can vary based on the season.