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The next Open House 
is February 28th @ 7:30 PM
Hope to see you there!

Join us for Free Public viewing the last Saturday of each month (September to March, weather permitting) at 7:30 PM

INSTRUCTIONS TO GET TO ASTRONOMY CENTRE: Located in West Lethbridge in Popson Park.


  • Take University Drive South - go past the university - continue until you come to the traffic circle.
  • Go half way around the circle and continue south for 300 metres.
  • Turn right onto a dirt road following the sign for Popson Park.
  • Follow the dirt road for approx. 800 metres.
  • Turn left and make your way down the hill into the coulee.
  • Follow the road down steering right.
  • At roads end you will see the City of Lethbridge picnic shelter on the left and Observatory straight ahead. Enter through gate and proceed to the Centre.




Did You Know..

There are certain commercial and some nonprofit organizations that may offer a service to "register" a star in someone's name, generally for a fee, but these are neither sanctioned by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) nor used by professional astronomers.