Cincinnati Observatory to reopen July 7

Cincinnati Observatory to reopen July 7
The Cincinnati Observatory will have a limited reopening starting July 7. (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - The Cincinnati Observatory will reopen for limited programs starting July 7.

The observatory will only be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Tours will be held from noon to 3 p.m. and will include the observatory’s historic buildings and the two main telescopes.

Starting July 10, the observatory will offer evening programs on Fridays from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Officials say the 7 p.m. program is aimed toward children, and the 9 p.m. program is aimed toward adults and high school students.

Officials say group sizes are very limited.

Those who want to visit the observatory need to make a reservation online.

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