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Antique Telescope Society Annual Convention

September 28, 2012 @ 12:00 am - October 2, 2012 @ 12:00 am

The Antique Telescope Society is holding its 21st convention on September 28th-29th at Hamburg Observatory, including three extra days of exceptional tours September 30th through October 2nd.
Highlights:

- A Century of Discovery – the 100 year Jubilee celebration of the observatory’s official founding in 1912

- Dinner in the Bergedorf Castle with Keynote address by Dr. James Caplan, Observatoire Astronomique de Marseille-Provence, professional astronomer and a writer and lecturer in the field of historic astronomical instruments and observatories.

- Two days of papers, lectures and a Special Tour of Hamburg Observatory by Dr. Gudrun Wolfschmidt

- Three full days of touring historic astronomical observatories, museums and sites.

Details

Start:
September 28, 2012 @ 12:00 am
End:
October 2, 2012 @ 12:00 am
Event Category:

Organizer

Bart Fried
Phone:
1-646-267-4620
Email:
oldscope@nyc.rr.com
Website:
http://www.webari.com/oldscope/atspages/conventn.htm