Open House Days | May

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Presented by Vanderbilt University - Dyer Observatory at Vanderbilt University Dyer Observatory, Brentwood TN

May 01
Open House Days | May

Open House Days are free and held on the first Tuesday of each month.

Tour the Observatory, the Seyfert Telescope and the Star Chamber on Open House Days at the Dyer Observatory.

Open House is from 9am to 12noon. You can come and go during these hours, however, guided tours are at approximately 9am, 10am, and 11am. You must make a FREE reservation online, but you may attend any tour. This is an all weather event and it is recommended for ages 8 and up. 

Please read through the following information before making a reservation:
The Seyfert Telescope is located on the second floor of the observatory.
There are twenty steps leading to the second floor.
For the safety of all observatory guests, closed-toe footwear must be worn.
Vehicles larger than a standard-size school bus will not fit through the gate.
This is a rain or shine event.

Source: Dyer Observatory


FREE Admission  | Online Reservation Required | Use Ticket Link For Reservations
Tickets are required for Open House Days and are available 30 days before each event.
All attendants must have their own ticket.


Contact: (615) 373-4897

    Official Website


Additional time info:

Upcoming 2018 Open House Days
June 5
August 7
September 4
October 2
November 6
Dyer Observatory is Closed Annually December-February

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Vanderbilt University Dyer Observatory

1000 Oman Drive, Brentwood, TN 37027

Full map and directions

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