Heritage Toronto: Campus & Cosmos: Toronto’s Astronomical Heritage

Toronto Magnetic and Meteorological Observatory
The Toronto Magnetic and Meteorological Observatory, image by Maury Markowitz
Saturday, May 12, 2018 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

A walking tour which describes how Toronto became a "centre of the universe" for astronomical research, education, and public outreach, in parallel with the growth of our city and country. An introduction to the people, organizations (including RASC), and institutions which have nurtured astronomy in Toronto.

Ends up at Science Rendezvous!

Who can attend: Everyone
Fee: Free ($10 donation suggested)
Registration: Online
Organized by: Heritage Toronto and University of Toronto Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Start Point: Munk School of Global Affairs (315 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 0A7)
End Point: Astronomy & Astrophysics Building (50 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3H4)