"I have looked farther into space than ever a human being did before me."

— William Herschel

Telescope Night

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/07/2022 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

We are planning to resume our Thursday night Telescope Nights on April 7 at 8 pm. Weather permitting telescopes will be set up in front of the Center for Environmental and Life Sciences or "CELS" Building from 8 to 9 pm for the public to view the wonders of the night sky. Raindate is April 14. Free.

Note: Our telescopes cannot see through clouds! Public Telescope Night will be cancelled if the weather is cloudy, raining or very windy (It is “clear” if you can see the moon or ten stars clearly.)

Montclair State University is located at 1 Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ. Visitors can park in the Red Hawk Deck, or in the metered spots in Lot 19.

Important Note: The University requires all visitors to register before coming to campus. Hawk Check is a COVID-19 self-checker. To register visit: