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The telescopes at Lund Observatory are primarily used for university education, but every now and then we take them out and invite the public to come and take a closer look at astronomical objects and events.

These observing events are organized by voulenteers at Lund Observatory and are free of charge.

People watching the sky in the evening beside a telescope
Waiting for nightfall on the observing terrace.

Upcoming observing events

  • Tuesday March 28th 2023
  • Wednesday April 12th 2023
  • Wednesday April 26th 2023

Registration for upcoming observing events will open four days in advance of each event at 12:00

Recent observing events

There were clear skies on Culture Night as we invited the public to come see the telescope(s). We had solar observations during the day, in collaboration with ASTB, and night sky observations during the evening: