How long do the Public Nights last?
Public nights are held on Friday evenings and last between an hour and an hour and a half.
Where is the Drake Municipal Observatory located?
The observatory is located on the grounds of the Waveland Park golf course.
How do I get there?
Where can I park?
Parking is available next to the Observatory
Are the Public Nights family-friendly?
Individuals, families and small groups are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by a parent or adult responsible for them.
What if I have other questions?
Call the Physics/Astronomy department at 515-271-3141