BYU-Idaho Observatory- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the observatory is closed until further notice. 

Due to the nature of the Observatory, all times and dates are subject to change based on weather conditions and faculty resources. But the following information is the general guidelines we use.

The Observatory

  • 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.

Observatory Hours

For the most up-to-date hours and information visit our Facebook page.

Monday - Thursday

8:00-10:00 pm