Burke-Gaffney Observatory

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Hours Of Operation

1st & 3rd Sat of each month (every Sat during summer), 9 or 10pm in summer, 7pm in winter. Clear evenings only.

Location

Loyola Building, Halifax, Halifax Metro

Contact

T: 902-496-8257

Description

The observatory contains a reflecting telescope, 40 cm (15.6 in) in diameter, used to view the planets, the moon, and other interesting celestial objects. Observatory tours are offered, call for information.

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Facilities / Services

Parking
Limited accessibility

Detailed Information

Admission: Admission free.
Directions: At Saint Mary’s University.