The Merrimack College Mendel Observatory

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Observatory Status:

Observatory Status updated 3PM Apr 24, 2019.

  • The clouds that have been lingering all day are expected to continue into the evening so we won’t be able to open tonight. Please check our Facebook page for other upcoming public events!
  • Reminder: we have a pair of blue & grey gloves left behind. Please get in touch with us to retrieve them.

Please check back here for status updates.

Normally we are  open from 7:30 (or twilight whichever is later, early spring this is around 8PM, in May around 8:30PM) – 10PM every CLEAR Wednesday, weather permitting. The observatory is free and open to the general public.

 

Visit: Directions
Conveniently located on Rt. 114 off of 495 in North Andover, you can’t miss the building with the observatory on the roof! Park at the south end of the building and proceed to the fourth floor where the observatory is located. Public Observing is held every clear Wednesday night  This event is free and open to all ages. Special events for the membership and the general public are announced in the Celestial Observer.

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