Coit Observatory

Named for Boston University’s first professor of astronomy, Coit Observatory features a number of refracting and reflecting telescopes and hosts regular Public Open Nights with members of BU’s astronomy department. W at 8:30 pm (7:30 pm, fall and winter), weather permitting. Call hotline no earlier than two hours prior to event; event canceled if sky is not clear. Access by stairwell on fifth floor next to Room 520.

725 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Map of Coit Observatory