Carnegie Observatories 16th Annual Open House — Sunday Oct. 15, 2 to 5 p.m. Join us for an afternoon of discovery as we explore the past, present and future of astronomy at the Carnegie Observatories. This year, we connect Carnegie Observatories then and now, celebrating the upcoming 100th anniversary of first light on the 100-inch Hooker telescope at Mt. Wilson. Meet astronomers and learn about their discoveries at the frontiers of science today. See amazing photos from Las Campanas, Carnegie’s state-of-the-art observatory in Chile, visit the Machine Shop to see how instruments are made for telescopes in Chile and bring your questions about the Universe to the “Ask the Astronomer” table. For more information, visit here.
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