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City Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End
The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers
invite you to their next City Star Party,
where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers
, and get some tips about the night sky.
Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other fantastic view points like the Exploratorium, or Randall Museum.
San Francisco City Star Party
When: Generally monthly at sundown
Where: Rotating venues like Pt. Lobos, Randall Museum, Presidio or Pier 17
FREE – Read Star Party Etiquette RulesIs it raining or cloudy? Bad weather likely cancels, but check the SF Amateur Astronomer’s website or Facebook for updates.
City Star Party Locations/Directions
Parade Grounds at the Presidio:
Main Post Lawn
103 Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94129
Point Lobos Parking Lot adjoining USS San Francisco Memorial:
USS San Francisco Memorial
San Francisco, CA 94121
Note: At the intersection of Point Lobos Avenue and El Camino Del Mar, travel northbound on El Camino Del Mar, passing Seal Rock Drive on your right and you will see a “Not a Through Street” sign and another sign for Fort Miley. Continue until the road ends in a parking lot.
Sidewalk at Pier 17 near the Exploratorium:
San Francisco, CA 94111
The Randall Museum
199 Museum Way
San Francisco, CA 94114
Event Warning – we are not certain this is taking place as the June 2013 star party is scheduled as “pending” on the San Francisco Amateur Astronomers website. Please check the weather and the event page before heading out.
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
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