Allegheny Observatory Lecture: Charles Messier – Comet Ferret

Learn About French Comet Hunter, Charles Messier

Visit the Allegheny Observatory on Friday, January 19 to hear the lecture, “Charles Messier: Comet Ferret.” This lecture will be given by Art Glaser, from the Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Pittsburgh

This event is part of the 2018 Public Lecture Series that is offered at the Allegheny Observatory every third Friday of the month. The night starts at 7:00 pm with light refreshments. The lecture begins at 7:30 pm and lasts approximately one hour. After the lecture, there will be a tour of the building.

Allegheny Observatory is located at 159 Riverview Avenue in Riverview Park. For more information, or to find out how to register for the lecture, visit the Allegheny Observatory Tour and Lecture Information webpage, or call 412.321.2400 between the hours of 1:00 and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Reservations are required for this event.

Allegheny Observatory 159 Riverview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15214