In Fall 2023, the observatory will be open M, W, Th, F and normally closed on Tuesday nights.
The Wheaton College Observatory is located on the roof of the Meyer Science Center and is open from mid-September through mid-November in the fall and from mid-March through the end of April in the spring. Normal opening hours are 8-10 PM Monday through Friday when skies are favorable. The observatory serves students taking astronomy courses at Wheaton as well as other visitors from on and off campus as time and staffing allows. Please contact Dr. Darren Craig with any questions.
The observatory is located in the Meyer Science Center, on the corner of University Place and Howard Street. Parking is available across the street from the building at the corner of Howard Street and College Avenue. Access to the observatory is from the 4th floor of the science building.
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Coordinates: 41.8661°N, 88.1069°W
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