UST Observatory

Public Observing at the University of St. Thomas

Upcoming Events

During the Fall, each public night events begins with a talk on a different astronomical topic. Talks take place in the 3M Auditorium in Owens Science Hall (OWS 150) and are followed by observing (as weather permits) at the UST Observatory located on top of the Anderson Parking Facility. Talks and tours of the observatory take place rain or shine. Public night events are free and open to the public. All are welcome!

Fall 2015 Public Night Schedule

Regularly Scheduled Public Night Dates:

There are currently no Public Night events scheduled for fall 2015.

Fall 2015 Special Events

Special Events:

UST Family Weekend is October 2 - 4, 2015. The UST Observatory will be open on Friday, October 2, 2015, from 9:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Weather Links

St. Paul's "Clear Sky Clock" provides predictions for sky conditions up to 36 hours into the future.

NOAA's Animated Radar Map shows the locations and movement of cloud patterns across the middle US.

National Weather Service 7 day forecast for St. Paul, Minnesota