Since the Cronyn Observatory is located on Western University’s campus, we follow the COVID-19 Protocols issued by Western University. At this time, this implies that visitors to the Observatory are required to provide proof of vaccination (with 2 doses of vaccines) upon entering the Observatory. Inside the Observatory, wearing a mask is encouraged, but not enforced.
Last updated: September 19, 2022
The Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory at Western University is the central place for our astronomy public events and outreach activities.
Join us for upcoming public nights and Special events.
Join us on February 11th, 2023, at Cronyn Observatory to celebrate Girls and Women in Astronomy. (+ Costume Contest alert!) This is an all-genders welcome public event on the occasion […]
Join us for the tour of the observatory and look at celestial objects through telescopes (weather permitting). You can participate in Astronomy demos, and step back into the rich history […]
Have your chance to tour the observatory and look at celestial objects through telescopes (weather permitting). You can participate in Astronomy demos, and step back into the rich history of […]
You are welcome to visit the Observatory, find Directions, maps and parking information here.
If you enjoy our events, please consider a donation to help us keep our public astronomy events free of charge. You can find our donation box at the entrance of the Observatory.