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Green Bank Observatory Telescope Tours

July 11 @ 9:00 am - October 20 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until September 3, 2018

Tour the fascinating world of radio astronomy from the pioneering instruments of the 1950's to the world's premier telescope, the GBT!  This family friendly tour is our most popular offering Tours offered hourly! 304-456-2150 - Call for pricing

Green Bank Observatory Telescope Tours

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2018

Tour the fascinating world of radio astronomy from the pioneering instruments of the 1950’s to the world’s premier telescope, the GBT!  This family friendly tour is our most popular offering. Tours offered hourly from 9AM - 6PM. 304-456-2150 – Call for pricing

Durbin Rocket 10AM – Departs Durbin Depot

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

Cass Whittaker Station 11AM – Departs Cass Depot

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

One event on June 20, 2018 at 11:00am

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

Cass Bald Knob Train Excursion – Departs Cass Depot

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

One event on September 3, 2018 at 12:00pm

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

Durbin Rocket 2PM – Departs Durbin Depot

October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

Cass Whittaker Station 2PM – Departs Cass Depot

October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

Green Bank Observatory Star Lab Sundays

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

Green Bank Observatory RESERVATIONS SUGGESTED! Family fun!  Crawl into our planetarium balloon for a fascinating night sky tour!  Space is limited to 20 participants.  Program lasts approximately one hour and includes DIY star wheel kit! 304-456-2150

Green Bank Observatory Family Science Labs

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on September 9, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on November 3, 2018 at 1:00pm

Green Bank Observatory RESERVATIONS SUGGESTED. Get your family started in science!  Kids between age 4-9 will love our fun-filled, hands-on science projects.  We provide materials.  Each lab highlights a different science/engineering theme.  1-3 PM. 304-456-2150

Green Bank Observatory High-Tech Tours

November 8 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on May 10, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on June 14, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on July 12, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on August 9, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on September 13, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on October 11, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on November 8, 2018 at 3:30pm

One event on December 13, 2018 at 3:30pm

Green Bank Observatory Science Center Special tour through telescope control rooms and engineering labs, normally off-limits to the public.  Federal regulations require pre-screening attendees age 18 and up. ADVANCED RESERVATIONS REQUIRED AT LEAST 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE. 304-456-2150

Green Bank Observatory Star Party

November 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on April 7, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on May 12, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on June 16, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on July 14, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on August 11, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on September 15, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on October 13, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on November 10, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 5:00pm

Green Bank Observatory Science Center If inclement weather, will begin at 5:00 indoors, but otherwise begins at dusk outside. Join in, if it is clear, for the monthly star party. Admission is free! Staff astronomers and engineers who also know their way around an optical telescope will treat you to telescopic views of planets, star clusters, nebulae , and distant galaxies. If cloudy weather prevails they will  provide a "stellar" presentation about the night sky! Please call 304-456-2150 for a…

Elf Limited 5PM – Departs Cass Depot

November 16 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 8, 2018

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad - RESERVATIONS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

Elf Limited 6:45 PM – Departs Cass Depot

November 16 @ 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:45pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 8, 2018

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad - RESERVATIONS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED www.mountainrailwv.com 304-636-9477

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