Maturango Museum

Next Star Party:

Sunday, March 19, 2023 12:00 PM

CANCELED: Solar Viewing at Maturango - March

Transit of Mercury across the Sun, 2016 — Ralph Paonessa

Canceled due to rain.


Solar Telescopes to view the Sun

Canceled due to rain.

Maturango is celebrating the Vernal (Spring Equinox) with an event for families, adults, and children at the museum from 12-3 PM and we will set up solar telescopes to view our nearest star.

The Sun is in the active part of its 11-year cycle. At the December Solstice event, we saw sunspots, solar prominences, and other details on the Sun's surface. Join us to celebrate the start of Spring (which officially  begins the following day at 12:25:53 PM).


Maturango Museum

Next Star Parties

Brown Road Star Party - March
Telescopes under dark skies
Quarter Moon Star Party at Maturango - November
Telescope views of planets & the crescent Moon
Red Rock Star Party - March
Telescopes at Red Rock Canyon
Red Rock Star Party - April
Telescopes at Red Rock Canyon