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Veen Observatory Public Viewing Night
October 1 @ 9:30 pm - October 2 @ 12:00 am
Location and Time: Veen Observatory; 9:30pm – midnight; 3308 Kissing Rock Ave SE, Lowell, MI 49331
The GRAAA opens the James C. Veen Observatory to the public on select Saturdays of the month (April through October), if the skies are clear. Please call the Starwatch number (616-897-7065) for updates and the status of a particular night if the weather conditions are questionable.
Admission for public nights is $5 for adults, $2 for 17 years and younger, and free for children under 5 years of age. Public Nights are also free for GRAAA members and Grand Rapids Public Museum members!