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Workshops

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Mount Washington Observatory is proud to partner with regional experts in a variety of fields to offer educational opportunities beyond the scope of our work in atmospheric science on Mount Washington.

While our offerings are always changing, recent past workshops have included White Mountains geology, landscape photography, land navigation, and alpine biology.

Have an idea for a workshop you'd like us to offer? Give us a call at (603) 356-2137, ext. 225 or email education@mountwashington.org.

Upcoming Workshops

Mount Washington Observatory Star Party Astronomy Workshop: Saturday, September 24th

Join the Mount Washington Observatory and the "Sky Guy" and UNH Astronomer John Gianforte on Saturday, September, 24th (cloud date: Sunday, September 25th) for a two-part astronomy workshop hosted at the Weather Discovery Center and the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road. The indoor session from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM will include a presentation covering everything from how to make an "astronomer's flashlight" to how to use binoculars at home to observe the night sky. From 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM the Star Party will be in full swing as participants can try their hand at astrophotography with a tour of the stars above.
 
This workshop is for ages 6 + through Adults. No experience with astronomy is necessary! No equipment is necessary either; however, if you have binoculars, a single lens reflex camera or have your own telescope, bring it along! Participants are asked to bring a flashlight with fresh batteries and warm clothing for the Star Party.
 
Fees for this workshop: members of the observatory $75, non-members $105. To register click the "register" button above or call 603-356-2137, ext. 211.
 
Summer Day Trips

Summer Day Trips

Summer 2016: Enjoy a guided tour in a Mount Washington Auto Road van to the top of the tallest peak in the Northeast followed by an exclusive behind the scenes tour of our famous mountain top weather station.

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