Tombaugh Campus Observatory

march, 2023

03mar7:00 pmTombaugh Campus Observatory


Event Details

Tombaugh Campus Observatory open house tonight.

The NMSU Department of Astronomy will host its second in-person open house of the semester at Tombaugh Campus Observatory on NMSU’s Las Cruces campus at 7 p.m. today.

The observatory is located on Williams Street, adjacent to the track. Public parking is available in the large lot west of the track.

The event will include a short presentation by Jon Holtzman about the state of astronomy in New Mexico. Followed by telescope observations with the assistance of graduate students. Astronomical viewing is dependent on the weather.

For more information, contact Zach Edwards at 575-646-6399 or, or Click here


(Friday) 7:00 pm


NMSU Campus Observatory

3415 Williams Avenue