Starry Hill News

2017 Star Guides Lineup (7/26/17)

Not only is Starry Hill a place for kids to come to connect with our universe, it is also a place that, as much as possible, is run by kids. That's why we have the Star Guides program, now in its sixth year.


A Total Solar Eclipse is coming to the Northwest! (7/5/17)

For the first time in nearly four decades, a total solar eclipse is coming to the Pacific Northwest and other parts of North America. Mark your calendars for August 21, 2017 for this not-to-be-missed event.


Connecting with the Night Sky at Mt. Rainier National Park (6/28/17)

As part of the National Park Service's Night Skies Program, Starry Hill is in its fourth year in providing evening stargazing experiences during the summer months for visitors at Mt. Rainier National Park. Come join us outside the Jackson Visitor Center at Paradise.


August 2017 Star Party Tickets (6/9/17)

A limited number of 2017 Star Party tickets are being distributed to teachers who brought groups to Starry Hill this year to give to select students. If your child has been given a ticket, here are the details. NOTE: ONLY ONE NIGHT STILL AVAILABLE!


Spectacular Aurora Borealis at Starry Hill (5/29/17)

On the night of May 27th while many of us were viewing Jupiter, Saturn and more, an unexpected explosion of light appeared in the north -- the Aurora Borealis -- which mesmerized us for nearly an hour!

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