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  • Messier Marathon March 25, 2017

    Messier Marathon 2017

    The Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter invites you to take part in one of Astronomy’s biggest challenges, the Messier Marathon!  The Messier catalogue was compiled by French astronomer Charles Messier during the late 18th century and consists of 110 relatively bright deep sky objects (galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters).  At northern latitudes, it is possible to...

  • Enjoy conducting astronomy outreach? Join us!

    Do you enjoy astronomy outreach and education?  
    The SkyCenter is looking for individuals with background in astronomy outreach and telescope/observatory operations to work with our public observing program.  Review the link below and if you feel you may be a good match submit an application online!

  • Now Showing: Venus, Mars, Neptune and Uranus!

    Now showing during our evening programs in January (among many other things including star clusters, nebulae and other galaxies)!

  • Images Available for Sale Online

    Now Available! Images taken by renown astrophotographer Adam Block.  Go to our Image Gallery select the image you want (just a few examples shown below), place your order online and we will ship it to you! Fast and easy, they make great gifts!




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