The Denver Astronomical Society hosts weekly and monthly events at The University of Denver’s Historic Chamberlin Observatory, featuring its prized 1894 Alvan Clark-Saegmuller 20-inch refracting telescope.
Chamberlin Observatory is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was renovated inside and out during 2008 by the University of Denver with the support of a Historic Colorado grant, the Observatory Park community, and the Denver Astronomical Society.
See the current and predicted observing conditions at Chamberlin Observatory below.
2930 East Warren Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80210
Information line: 303-871-5172
Observatory Director: Dr. Robert Stencel
Observatory Manager: Ron Mickle
CHAMBERLIN OBSERVATORY LINKS:
For an online tour of Chamberlin, follow this link to Dr. Robert Stencel’s (University of Denver) Chamberlin Observatory website.
For a list of upcoming events at the observatory, click: Chamberlin Events
To read a fascinating biography of Humphrey Barker Chamberlin, patron of Chamberlin Observatory, click HERE (pdf).
To view the extra-galactic discoveries of Herbert H. Howe, the first Director of Chamberlin Observatory, click HERE (html).