WEATHER UPDATE: Due to forecasted thunderstorms, the West Philly Star Party has been cancelled.
Enjoy a night of celestial exploration at The Woodlands, where professional and amateur astronomers will bring out their telescopes to show locals the wonders of star gazing! Investigate the legends of the night sky with experts in astronomy and archaeology from the University of Pennsylvania Astronomy School and Penn Museum. **This is a B.Y.O.T. event, so you are invited to bring your own telescope!
Please note: There will be no vehicular traffic or parking allowed on the grounds for this event. Please see the visit page of our website for more information about transit options. Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood. Walking, biking, and use of public transportation are highly recommended.
This event is part of the Philadelphia Science Festival's City Wide Star Party.