Bob Wright Centre Observatory (UVic)

Are you looking to attend an astronomical event? Look no further than UVic Astronomy's FREE Open House, a chance for you to explore the night sky like you've never seen it before at the Bob Wright Centre Observatory, home to Canada's largest on-campus telescope! It's every Wednesday night, 8pm to 10pm from October to April and 9pm to 10pm from May to August. The Observatory is located on the 5th floor of the Bob Wright Centre (elevators provided).

Can't make it to the open house on Wednesday nights? From April until July, you can book a free day-time tour for up to 20 people. 




  • Open House: 8:00pm to 10:00pm, Wednesdays, from October 1st until the end of April
  • Daytime tours: April to July by appointment



  • Wheelchair accessible


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