Loines Observatory26 Votes Currently Open
- Address: 59 Milk St, Nantucket, MA 02554, USA, United States
- Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-5082571117
- Tags: Observatory, Family And Kids
Who doesn’t like stargazing? And while in Nantucket, you must enjoy a stargazing session at Loines Observatory. Located at Milk Street in Nantucket, Loines Observatory consists of two domes that were established in 1968 and 1998 respectively. Both of the domes are equipped with 24-inch research telescope and 8-inch Clark telescope. The observatory is led by a team of professional astronomers who will guide you about the stars, planets, and galaxies while stargazing. Here you will also learn about the Nantucket astronomer Maria Mitchell, her life, and findings.