GMS Observatory

Jupiter with one of its moons to the far left
 

The Place for Star Gazers 

Located next to the Space Centre, the Gordon MacMillan Southam Observatory features a ½-metre Cassegrain telescope to explore the skies around Vancouver. The 10 metre diameter observatory dome was built in 1979. 
 
Astronomer Raminder Samra talks about the observatory

Knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff will guide your exploration and answer your questions.
 
 

Hours

Saturday   8:00 pm - 12:00 am
 
Admission by donation.

 

SPACE CENTRE
CLOSED
MONDAY OCTOBER 20
Re-opens Tuesday October 21
     
 
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