Public Events

Register for Our Next Public Night!

All visitors to Wellesley College must preregister at this time. Please follow this link and fill out the following form: Use Kylie Hall, email, as your Wellesley contact. 

Public nights are free and will be held regardless of weather conditions. 


Children must be supervised by their grownups.


There is no parking at the Observatory. Visitors must park in the Davis Parking Facility and walk to the observatory. There are accessible parking spaces located behind the science center. You should set your navigation to the Davis Parking Facility to get directions to the garage. 



Future Events (see previous events on Facebook)

Talks and activities happen at the scheduled time, rain or shine, and telescopic observing only if skies are clear. 

March Public Night: March 10, 2023 7-9 PM

April Public Night: April 7, 2023 8-10 PM