ZANC Lick Observatory Tour

Join us for a field-trip to the Lick Observatory on June 24th.

Enjoy a behind the scene tour of Lick Observatory and history while taking a look at the Great Lick Refractor in the 36-inch telescope dome and the Shane Dome to view the 120-inch Reflector. The Shane reflector, is one of the major telescopes used to discover extras solar planets.


WhenSunday, June 24th

Timenoon until 4pm

Cost:  $12 per person. This is to cover the costs of the docent led tour

Registration and payment only through Paypal. Registration will be limited to 45 individuals since this will be a guided tour where we are permitted only 45 individuals.


Meet: Directly at the Lick Observatory [car-pool highly recommend].   Address – 7281 Mount Hamilton Rd, Mt Hamilton, CA 95140

What to Bring:

Bring your own lunch and a blanket.  We will have a picnic starting at noon.

Bring a sweater, coat, hat and sunglasses and water [At 4,209 feet, weather on Mt. Hamilton may be cool and changable]
There are no gasoline or auto services at Mt. Hamilton or anywhere along the road outside of San Jose.