Upcoming events:

The events below go ahead on the most clear night of Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. The status of the weekend's open house can be checked on the status page.


The Burke-Gaffney Observatory runs public tours roughly every other weekend, all throughout the year. Check above for the currently-published schedule.


General information about our public open houses is here.

Last updated: 2024-May-21

This page is just to list our upcoming events. To reserve tickets, use the "Reserve Tickets" webpage.

For more information about the types of tours we offer, check out the Visitor Info page.

For the public open house status message, click here.