It's an 'astronomical' event that hasn't happened at the Buffalo Museum of Science since 1999

Posted at 1:45 PM, Jul 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-14 18:44:57-04

For the first time since 1999, the newly renovated Kellogg Observatory located at the Buffalo Museum of Science will open to the public. 

The museum will hold a weekend-long celebration on both Saturday and Sunday to mark the momentous occasion. Guests at the museum will be able to access the roof during the day and take part in a number of astronomy-related activities. 

The Kellogg Observatory will open at 9 p.m. Guests will be able to use the museums newly renovated telescope.

The museum will be open this weekend from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

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