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Keck Observatory Open House 2017

Keck Observatory Open House 2017

Saturday November 11, 2017
10:00 am - 03:00 pm

WAIMEA HEADQUARTERS: 65-1120 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela HI 96743

You’re invited! Come join us as we open the doors of our Waimea Headquarters to the community for a fun, family-friendly event filled with cosmic activities and a star-studded program featuring renowned astronomers and engineers.

Bring your keiki, ohana, friends, and neighbors to experience a variety of science-rich, interactive booths: 

  • snap a picture of yourself in infrared
  • treat your tastebuds to sub zero ice cream made with liquid nitrogen
  • learn how to solder your very own flasher pin
  • and more!

Parking is free.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS:

Be sure to catch presentations for all ages at our "Keck Theater", highlighting the very latest on our astronomical research, revolutionary technology, and ground-breaking science. Our star-studded lineup features four special guest speakers. Check out the show times to make sure you don't miss the very latest happening at Keck Observatory:

Our mission is to advance the frontiers of astronomy and share our discoveries, inspiring the imagination of all.

We welcome you to KECK OBSERVATORY: YOUR PORTAL TO THE UNIVERSE!

Questions? Please contact Mari-Ela Chock, Communications Officer, at 808-881-3827 or mchock@keck.hawaii.edu.

We hope to see you there!

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