Dyer Observatory News
In preparation for the upcoming August 21, 2017, total solar eclipse, Vanderbilt University Dyer Observatory and the Vanderbilt University Physics & Astronomy Department are working to educate the public on the nature of solar eclipses with an emphasis on safe viewing practices. As part of this, we are offering the opportunity for free guest presentations about the eclipse at your facility. Presentations will be approximately 45 minutes in length with an additional 15 minutes for question/answer sessions.
You can submit a request by going to the following link: Eclipse Presentation Request Form
Open House Days & Telescope Nights
Tickets are available one month before each event. Please note that these events sell out quickly, so plan ahead to avoid disappointment. There are no Open House or Telescope Night dates in the months of December, January or February, for Dyer Observatory is closed. Visit our Open House Days and Telescope Nights pages for tickets and more information.
2017 Bluebird on the Mountain Season Tickets are SOLD OUT. Please direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.