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Stargazing at Poplar Forest

October 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$10

One of America’s first astronomers, Thomas Jefferson considered the study of the stars one of the most important disciplines. Join Dr. Neal Sumerlin, former director of the Belk Astronomical Observatory at the Claytor Nature Study Center at Lynchburg College, for an illuminating look at Saturn and other prominent features in the night sky from the south lawn of the president’s secluded retreat. A brief introduction in the orientation center will precede the viewing.

Advance reservations are required and can be made below or by calling the Museum Shop at 434.534.8120. Admission is $10 per person.

Details

Date:
October 28, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Website:
https://www.poplarforest.org

Organizer

Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest
Phone:
434-525-1806
Website:
www.poplarforest.org

Venue

Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest
1542 Bateman Bridge Road
Forest, VA 24551 United States
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Phone:
434-525-1806
Website:
www.poplarforest.org