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Weiskopf Observatory

Byron, IL - Ogle County
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  • 7993 North River Road
  • Byron, IL, 61010
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The Weiskopf Observatory, with its 11″ Celestron reflecting telescope, is available for public viewing and special programs. During the weekly public viewing sessions, visitors see the planets, the moon and fainter objects in the sky. Please call ahead for information and viewing times. Open Tuesdays and Saturdays at dusk (plus 3 hours). Free.

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