Welcome to the BYU-Idaho Observatory. Because of the nature of the Observatory, all times and dates are subject to change based on weather conditions and faculty resources. But the following information are the general guidelines we use.
The Observatory is:
- Closed on cloudy/overcast nights
- Open to the public
- Free of charge
Operators are on duty to answer questions, point out constellations, and operate the telescope.
The Observatory hours for Winter 2017 Semester are Monday 8:00-10:00 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday 7:00-9:00 pm and Thursday 7:00-10:00 pm. The operators can be reached at (208) 496-7748 during these hours. For further information regarding the Observatory please contact Bro. Brian Tonks at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To get the most current information and hours visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/byuiobservatory