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The Adirondack Public Observatory
P.O. Box 1332
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
(518) 359-3538 info@apobservatory.org
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Current News: 2015
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There will be no public observing on Friday, Sept. 18 due to the astrophotography workshop August 14

Sept. 18-20: Sign up for our second annual astrophotography workshop! More… August 9

We have more great events coming up this summer! More… August 9

August 7: Join us for a free lecture by WPTZ meteorologist Gib Brown! More… August 1

FBConnect with us on our Facebook page for news and observing conditions! July 24

July 24: Join us for a free showing of the movie Contact! More… July 14

July 24: Come to our free lecture about radio astronomy at the Arecibo Observatory! More… July 14

Our Robotics Class has been postponed, and will be rescheduled More… July 20

July 13: Come to our free lecture about Pluto! More… July 10

June 24: Come to our free lecture about the Dawn, Rosetta & Philae spacecraft! More… June 22

Due to the forecast of thunderstorms on June 21, our SUN-Day events have been canceled. More… June 19

We've moved our office! Visit us now at our new location at 36 High St. More… June 7

The first photo from NEAF has arrived! More… April 21

The APO will have a booth at NEAF again this year. Stop by and say hello! More… April 8

The APO has received a Holiday Match grant from Stewart's Shops! More… March 13

APO advisor Lee Gaillard has written three astronomy articles that will appear in Reflector magazine. More… February 19

A group of Scout Masters visited the APO for leadership training. More… January 28

Happy New Year! Michelle Clement created a blog post about the APO. More… January 2


News – 2014:

An article about the APO appears in the Jan/Feb 2015 issue of Adirondack Life magazine! More… December 13

December 12: Movie Night with the APO presents "Rogue Planets" More… December 10

The APO sadly notes the passing of board member Anne Wojtkowski More… December 1

November 14: Movie Night with the APO presents "Asteroids" More… November 3

Space historian Andrew Chaikin gave a lecture at the Wild Center More… October 23

October 17: Come to a lecture and book signing by noted author and space journalist Andrew Chaikin More… October 5

An 8" Meade telescope was donated to the APO by Robert McDevitt! More… October 4

A video segment about the APO appeared on Mountain Lake PBS! More… September 21

Take a look at some pics taken during our astrophoto workshop More… August 25


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Free and Open to the Public!

The Observatory, located at 178 Big Wolf Road, is open for viewing on Friday evenings from Memorial Day through Labor Day; after Labor Day it is open for public viewing on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month. Private viewing sessions can be arranged for $100 for up to 20 people. Please call the office at (518) 359-3538 or email us to make arrangements. See our Events page for weather conditions and Facebook for observing and cancellation notices.


Astrophotography Workshop

Get hands-on instruction in photographing and processing astronomical images.

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September 18th – 20th
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Tupper Lake, NY 12986
25 August, 2015