The University of Arizona

Announcements

  • 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! 
    https://uacareers.com/postings/13018
     
    Feel free to contact Alan Strauss with questions - 520.626.6488 or by email at alans@email.arizona.edu

  • SkyCenter Offices Summer Closure

    The Offices of the Mount Lemmon SkyCenter will be closed from July 15th through July 31st, 2016.  Please note that you may still purchase tickets and order merchandise from the website during this time, however, you will not receive final confirmation of purchases and merchandise will not be shipped until the first week of August.  Similarly, we will be unable to respond to email or phone inquiries during this time.
     
    We look forward to seeing you on the moutain following our summer rains, and keep an eye out here for announcements of additional new SkyCenter programs in the coming months.

  • Now Showing Mars and Saturn!

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

    Images by Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona

  • 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!