Clubs & Organizations

Interested in understanding more about the night sky? An astronomy club is the perfect place to get started. Learn from the old hands and soon enough you’ll be passing on tricks of the trade to other newcomers, and making new friends in the process. From science lectures to star parties, astronomy clubs in your area have a lot to offer!

In addition to clubs, we also list museums, observatories, planetariums, and special-interest organizations, all of which are ready and willing to enrich your astronomy experience and expertise. Search the listings here.

If you’re not sure about joining a club, get your feet wet by checking out our events listings to find a museum opening or star party near you.

Glaretum

  NAME Glaretum ADDRESS Nuevo Laredo Tamps. 88274 Mexico CONTACT Roberto Aparicio PHONE 8671572256 EMAIL aparira@glaretum.org URL http://www.glaretum.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS 8 OTHER INFORMATION Glaretum is a non-profit educational organization that is open to the public and is dedicated to helping people of all ages to understand and enjoy astronomy at all levels of interest.…

Utah Valley Astronomy Club

  NAME Utah Valley Astronomy Club ADDRESS 437 East 1930 North Orem, Utah 84097 USA CONTACT David Moulton PHONE EMAIL utahvalleyastronomyclub@gmail.com URL http://uvac.us NUMBER OF MEMBERS 180 OTHER INFORMATION UVAC is a new astronomy club in the Utah County area of central Utah. We hold monthly meetings and both public and private star parties.

Alavi Association of Astronomy

  NAME Alavi Association of Astronomy ADDRESS Moshki st, Alavi highschool Tehran Iran CONTACT Ahmadreza Hoseini PHONE +989127171246 EMAIL arhoseini@outlook.com URL http://alaviastro.rozblog.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 30 OTHER INFORMATION We do a lot of projects like Observations ,teaching, writing and translating,developing some special tools like spectrograph and autoguider,researching , photography and other astronomical activities like that.

Glacial Lakes Astronomers and Stargazers Society

  NAME Glacial Lakes Astronomers and Stargazers Society ADDRESS 13653 County Road 25 Villard, MN 56385 USA CONTACT Mark Yorkovich PHONE 3204912647 EMAIL contact@glaciallakesastro.com URL http://glaciallakesastro.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 4 OTHER INFORMATION We are a small club in rural Minnesota that holds monthly, very well-attended public stargazing at a local state park. We have picked up…

ASTROBARCELONA

  NAME ASTROBARCELONA ADDRESS Barcelona, Spain CONTACT Alejandro PHONE +34 931422760 EMAIL astronomiabcn@gmail.com URL http://www.astronomia.barcelona NUMBER OF MEMBERS 52 OTHER INFORMATION

General Motors Astronomy Club

  NAME General Motors Astronomy Club ADDRESS 13665 Hibner Rd Hartland, MI 48353 USA CONTACT Jim Goodall PHONE +1 586 709 5888 EMAIL admin@gmastronomyclub.com URL http://www.gmastronomyclub.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION The General Motors Astronomy Club (GMAC) is a non-profit organization, dedicated to sharing the night sky with the public and encouraging youth education in…

Branched Oak Observatory

  NAME Branched Oak Observatory ADDRESS 14300 NW 98th Street Raymond, Nebraska, 68428 USA CONTACT Matthew Anderson PHONE 402-480-5515 EMAIL matthew@branchedoakobservatory.com URL http://branchedoakobservatory.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 18 OTHER INFORMATION Branched Oak Observatory is non-profit organization that features a unique star park 25 miles northwest of Lincoln, Nebraska where you can meet with astronomy enthusiasts and…

Istanbul University Amateur Astronomers Club

  NAME Amateur Astronomers Club ADDRESS Istanbul University Astronomy and Space Sciences Department Istanbul 34126 Turkey CONTACT Cagdas Koc PHONE +905318140648 EMAIL iuffaak@gmail.com URL http://www.aak.istanbul NUMBER OF MEMBERS 100 OTHER INFORMATION In 1991, Istanbul University Faculty of Sciences Astronomy and Space Sciences Department Amateur Astronomers Club which was founded by students, is one of Turkey's…

Grupo de Estudos Astronômicos de Iguaraçu – PR (GEAI)

  NAME Grupo de Estudos Astronômicos de Iguaraçu – PR (GEAI) ADDRESS Rua: Antenor Tenente Nº 32 Bairro: Jardim Bela Vista Rua: José Ribeiro Nº 71 Bairro: Centro Iguaraçu, Paraná 86750-000 Brazil CONTACT Lucas Fiori Fiori Izaias PHONE +55 014 (44) 98436-1109 EMAIL lucasfiori120@gmail.com URL https://www.facebook.com/groups/GEAI.Astronomia NUMBER OF MEMBERS 5439 OTHER INFORMATION O Grupo de Estudos Astronômicos de…

monajembashi qom

  NAME monajembashi qom ADDRESS moallem St, Ruhollah Sq, qom 37156-14551 Iran CONTACT matin najarzadeh PHONE +989127469661 EMAIL matin.najarzadeh@gmail.com URL http://monajembashingo.ir/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 150 OTHER INFORMATION Non-Governmental organization Astro Tourism Astro Tour Astro Guide Astrophotography Stargazing Planetarium

Cangar Observatorium

  NAME Cangar Observatorium ADDRESS Candi lontar 43b/36 Surabaya, east Java Indonesia Batu, ndonesia CONTACT Martin Marthadinata PHONE 6281331118325 EMAIL martinmarthadinata80@gmail.com URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 10 OTHER INFORMATION Cangar is the one of ideal for observing for nighsky,from mount Arjuna welirang Highland,far from light pollutions

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Planetarium

  NAME BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Planetarium ADDRESS 301 Gervais Street Loading Zone D Columbia, SC 29201 USA CONTACT Liz Klimek PHONE 8038984999 EMAIL liz.klimek@scmuseum.org URL http://www.scmuseum.org/explore/planetarium/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION This fully digital, 55-foot dome theater opened in 2014 and is part of the South Carolina State Museum.

Bruneau Dunes State Park Observatory

  NAME Bruneau Dunes State Park Observatory ADDRESS Bruneau Dunes State Park 27608 Sand Dunes Road Mountain Home, ID 83647 USA CONTACT Kim Durr PHONE 208-366-7919 EMAIL bru@idpr.idaho.gov URL https://parksandrecreation.idaho.gov/parks/bruneau-dunes NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION Idaho state park with an observatory that is open to the public on Friday and Saturday nights from late March through mid-October.

Stella Universe

  NAME Stella Universe ADDRESS New Delhi Dehli India CONTACT Saurabh PHONE 9650254141 EMAIL stellauniverse1@gmail.com sbhkmr1999@gmail.com URL http://stellauniverse.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION A club/ organization for all the astronomy and astrophysics enthusiasts who wants to learn and share their knowledge in astrophysics, astronomy, cosmology etc.

Milwaukee Astronomical Society

NAME Milwaukee Astronomical Society ADDRESS N6968 Deloris Ln #15 Lake Mills, WI 53551 USA CONTACT Gene Hanson PHONE 2622699576 EMAIL webmaster@milwaukeeastro.org URL http://www.milwaukeeastro.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 175 OTHER INFORMATION Astronomy club since 1932 serving Milwaukee and the surrounding communities. Our observatory is at 18850 W Observatory Road, New Berlin, WI.

Cyprus Astronomy Organisation

  NAME Cyprus Astronomy Organisation ADDRESS 34 Agiou Georgiou Street Tseri, Nicosia 2480 Cyprus CONTACT Christos Savva EMAIL info@cyprusastronomy.org URL www.cyprusastronomy.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS 4 OTHER INFORMATION The Cyprus Astronomy Organisation is a non-profit non-governmental organisation with the purpose to promote astronomy and its related sciences in the island of Cyprus. The CAO operates on three…

Titan Astronomy pro

NAME Titan Astronomy pro ADDRESS Ambadi'house Thiruvalla 689582 India CONTACT Aditya Venugopal PHONE 9495564626 EMAIL mail2priya.2626@gmail.com URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 12 OTHER INFORMATION for betterment of astronomy

Saros Science Popularization Team تیم ترویج علم ساروس

  NAME Saros Science Popularization Team تیم ترویج علم ساروس ADDRESS All Over Iran Tehran, Tehran 98 Iran CONTACT Saeed Jafari PHONE EMAIL sjafari@saros.ir URL http://www.azscience.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS 30 OTHER INFORMATION Saros Astronomical Electronic Magazine was launched by a group of members of the Astronomical Society of Urmia in March 2014. Now, after only…

Kern Astronomical Society

  NAME Kern Astronomical Society ADDRESS Bakersfield California 93302 USA CONTACT Darren Bly PHONE 661-832-0712 EMAIL dcbly@bak.rr.com URL http://www.kernastro.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION The Kern Astronomical Society (KAS) was founded in 1956 with a charter to “foster interest in astronomy among members, amateur astronomers, and the general public”. We are a club of amateur…

Astronomy Club-ASU

NAME Astronomy Club-ASU ADDRESS Faculty of Engineering Ain Shams University Cairo 11613 Egypt CONTACT Mostafa Saber PHONE 00201122384545 EMAIL Astronomyclub.asu@gmail.com URL http://astronomyclubasu.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION Astronomy Club-ASU targets both science enthusiasts and sciencophobics to explore and embrace our expanding universe whilst developing their knowledge, passion and soft-skills.

Crystal Coast Stargazers

NAME Crystal Coast Stargazers ADDRESS 03 Decoy Dr. Harkers Island NC, 28531 CONTACT David Heflin PHONE 8287730927 EMAIL d.heflin57@gmail.com URL https://www.facebook.com/CCgazers/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 80 OTHER INFORMATION We are a small group of friendly people who enjoy the night sky. We have public outreach at Fort Macon State Park and Cape Lookout National Seashore.

Hanwell Observatory

NAME Hanwell Observatory ADDRESS 6 Blue Heron Drive Hanwell, New Brunswick E3E2I1 Canada CONTACT Chris Weadick PHONE 506-457-0774 EMAIL stars@ourhanwell.ca URL http://stars.ourhanwell.ca NUMBER OF MEMBERS 45 OTHER INFORMATION The Hanwell Observatory (the Hanwell Astronomy Club) is an organization dedicated to sharing the wonders of starry skies with the public. Members are local residents who belong…

Space and Nature Aruba

NAME Space and Nature Aruba ADDRESS Oranjestad, Aruba CONTACT Jeremio Maduro and Jairo Vrolijk PHONE EMAIL info@spacenaturearuba.com URL http://www.spacenaturearuba.com NUMBER OF MEMBERS 8 OTHER INFORMATION Who we are The Space and Nature Aruba (SNA) is a non-profit group based on the Caribbean island Aruba which is located a few miles North of the coast of…