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Gigantic Jupiter - The Gas Giant at Opposition at the DDO

Jupiter is more than twice as massive than the other planets of our solar system combined. Join us at the Richmond Hill David Dunlap Observatory as, Jupiter, will make its closest approach to Earth in 59 years - an astronomical arrangement known as opposition.

Astronomers will have views through telescopes, including the largest telescope in Canada (weather dependent), interesting facts and stories about Jupiter, special guests, and fun activities.

All individuals/family members attending this program must be registered and a registered adult must accompany any registered participants under the age of 16.

Please wear / bring appropriate supplies for being outdoors and arrive 15 minutes prior to the program start time in order to be signed in.

This program runs rain or shine.

Who can attend: Everyone


- 5 up to 14 years old    $21.00
- 15 up to 99 years old    $23.73

Registration Link: ActiveRH

Location: David Dunlap Observatory (DDO) 

Organized by: RASC, Toronto Centre