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Astrophysics Lecture with Jacqueline Faherty, American Museum of Natural History

  • American Museum of Natural History 77th Street and Central Park West New York, NY 10024 (map)

AFSS Astronomy Night at the American Museum of Natural History

Hosted by: The Amateur Astronomers Association of NY

Date: Friday, February 8

Time: 5:45-8:00 pm. The program starts promptly at 6:15 pm but, we will be getting seats by no later than 6 pm. Please don’t be late!!! 


The Amateur Astronomers Association is proud to host its annual lecture series at the Kaufmann Theater of the American Museum of Natural History. Please use the 77th Street entrance. Friday, February 8, 2019 Jacqueline Faherty, the American Museum of Natural History will discuss, "The Milky Way Galaxy in the Era of Gaia's DR2 Catalog"

Location: American Museum of Natural History, 77th Street, between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue. Let’s meet just outside the door (If it’s cold, just inside the door


How to get there:

By Subway:

Take the B (weekdays only) or C to 81st Street. Two blocks west of the Museum, the 1 train stops at Broadway and West 79th Street.

By Bus:

The M79 bus travels east/west on W. 79th Street across Central Park, with a stop next to the Museum on W. 81st Street. Other buses also stop at or near the Museum, including the M7, M10, M11, M86, and M104 buses.

We may decide to go out to eat and can choose where to go as a group.

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