March 5: The Museum in Washington, DC will open today. Due to weather, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA is closed.
This event has ended.
Astronomy Chat Series
Astronomer: David DeVorkin
Thursday, August 28, 2014
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Phoebe Waterman Haas Public Observatory
Museum in Washington, DC
Video chat with curator of space history David DeVorkin. Ask questions about his research on astronomy at the Smithsonian, what it’s like to be a curator, or anything else that interests you. David DeVorkin is senior curator of the history of astronomy and the space sciences at the National Air and Space Museum.
In the event of inclement weather, the program may be moved or postponed. Check @SIObservatory for updates or call (202) 633-2517.
Accessibility: The Observatory dome is accessible.