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Contact Information

Brendan Britton
Asst. Professor of Astronomy

Physics Lab
Knight Campus
2nd Floor, main bldg.
Open House Schedule
The Observatory will be open every clear Wednesday, unless otherwise noted.

Please Note: The Observatory WILL NOT be opened under rainy skies or if the temperature is below 32 degrees as reported at 6 pm.
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Margaret M. Jacoby Observatory

Knight Campus, Warwick RI

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Assistant Professor of Astronomy, Brendan Britton with new 16 inch telescope.

Website for the Margret Jacoby 16" Meade LX200R Reflecting Telescope.

Public Open Nights are held on clear Wednesday nights.


Fall 2015 Public Open Night Schedule
Day Dates Time Notes
Wednesday Nov 25, 2015 5:00PM-9:00PM

OPEN for viewing Moon, Stars, and Nebulae.




† Please Note: The Observatory WILL NOT be opened during cloudy skies or inclement weather.

Warwick Clear Sky Clock
Warwick Clear Sky Clock

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Last Updated: 11/25/15