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Explore the cosmos

Get a close up look at the moon and stars at this state-of-the-art, star-gazing laboratory. Penn State’s Wilkes-Barre Campus in Lehman is home to the Friedman Observatory. With open houses every Friday evening (dependent on weather), guests are invited to take a peek in to the night’s sky using their high-powered telescope. Experience this rare opportunity to look into the depths of our galaxy. Space explorers of all ages are welcome. The Friedman Observatory is open to the public and free of charge.

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