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Stargazing in the Garden at Wave Hill

Stargazing in the Garden

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  • Aug. 22, 2019, 7:30-9:30pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • Teen, Adult
  • $40; $36 members

Prepare for an out-of-this-world experience with Irene Pease and a team of sidewalk astronomers. Learn what it takes to be an amateur astronomer in New York City, get oriented to the night sky, test out a telescope in the garden, and observe the starry night high above Wave Hill. Rain date: August 29. Adults and children 12 and up welcome. Space is limited. Check wavehill.org for shuttle service and for The Café menu this Thursday evening. The Café will be open till 7:30PM. Grounds open till 8PM. Registration required, online or at the Perkins Visitor Center. Twilight in the Garden event. Meet at Wave Hill House.

About Wave Hill

West 249th Street and Independence Avenue

Bronx, NY


    Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts.