Tour Groups

Before your visit, make sure your group meets our requirements.

Group Tours

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Using our advanced telescopes, specially trained educators will show you the best of what the night sky has to offer, provide guided tours of our best historic sites, and use a high-powered laser to point out prominent stars and constellations while sharing epic tales of how the stars first formed. What will your group discover?

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Tour Groups & FIT

Planning a group or bus tour? Look no further! Unforgettable experiences await at Lowell Observatory. Groups can join the public and explore our historic campus on their own, or book an exclusive guided tour. Check out our tour packages and experiences.

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In-Person School Field Trips

We are now accepting reservations for school field trips for 2022. We are changing the way school field trips are experienced at the observatory and are now offering activity-based programs for groups under 50 students in grade bands, 4th, 5th, and 6th. All activity-based programs will be aligned with Arizona Science Standards. Classic school field trips are available for school groups with more than 50 students attending. To learn more, please visit the registration form or email Lowell Observatory’s Education Manager, Todd Gonzales, at tgonzales@lowell.edu.

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Book a Virtual School Field Trip

Virtual School Field Trips

Education knows no limits! Book a virtual school field trip so your students can experience the wonders of the universe from the classroom. We are still offering virtual school tours of its historic telescopes on Wednesdays at 9am or 12pm.

For information about these programs, send an email to tgonzales@lowell.edu.

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