To learn more about the organizations involved with the Drake Municipal Observatory or to find out what you can see in the night sky over Des Moines, visit these links:

Des Moines Clear Sky Chart

Amateur Observers' Program

Des Moines Astronomical Society

Drake University Department of Physics & Astronomy

Drake University

City of Des Moines

University News
April 27, 2017
When Drake senior Reed Fischer crossed the finish line at the Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee on Thursday, he broke a school record that has stood since long before Drake’s famed Blue Oval was blue.
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