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Urban Astronomy Night

  • Location: The Met School Courtyard
  • 325 Public Street
  • Providence, RI 02905
  • Phone (401) 447-6132
  • Dates: October 27, 2016
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Price: Students: Free; All Others $5.

As part of the program for that evening, Astronomy professor, Dr. Gobeille, from URI will be giving a short presentation about Astronomy. Additionally, this event will be hosting VR star tours, a holographic walk-thru of the solar system, story-telling about the stars from cultural leaders, telescope viewing hours (courtesy of telescopes borrowed from generous hobbyists), and a giant pop-up planetarium which will host the holographic solar system (through Microsoft Hololens).