Astronomical Viewing: Sola Fide Observatory
Sola Fide Observatory is open to the public on specified Saturdays throughout the year. On these select evenings, Keith Snyder and other enthusiastic volunteers staff the observatory to assist the public in viewing the heavenly bodies. Come out and discover fascinating facts about the night sky from our resident experts as they host free public programs for our community!
For more information, call the Nature Center at 507-437-7519, or call volunteers Keith Snyder (507-440-1244) or Yosselin Xicara (507-460-2575).
Public Viewing Schedule
September 12 — 9:00 p.m.
September 19 — 9:00 p.m. (Moon)
October 10 — 8:00 p.m.
October 24 — 8:00 p.m. (Moon)
November 7 — 8:00 p.m. (Moon)
November 14 — 8:00 p.m.
December 5 — 8:00 p.m.
From I-90, take Highway 218 south 2.5 miles to County Road 28. Turn right (west) 1 mile to stop sign. Turn left (south) onto County Road 29 for 1.5 miles to 180th Street. Turn right and go west for 1/4 mile. The driveway is on the right.