Southeast Ohio History Logo with four outlines of Ohio together at the point to create a compass with the words "Southeast Ohio History Center" in a circle around it.

Sidewalk Astronomy set for Sept. 3rd and 4th


Please join us for another installation of Sidewalk Astronomy at the Southeast Ohio History Center!  Future Astronomy Professor Ben Weiser will be our host for these viewings.

The event will be held in front of the Museum at 24 West State Street in Athens on Sunday, Sept. 3rd and Monday, Sept. 4th.  Viewing starts at 9:00pm and goes till midnight at the latest.

Telescopes will be available and visitors will have an opportunity to see the planet Saturn as well as the craters of the moon.

Bring a jacket as the evenings can get chilly. Cloudy skies cancel the event. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information contact Eli at the Southeast Ohio History Center at 740-592-2280.