Keck Observatory Open House 2017

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.


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: