Chico Community Observatory
The Chico Community Observatory is located in Upper Bidwell Park and provides the public with access to telescopes and the wonders of the night sky.
It's a place where you can explore the universe first-hand, free of charge, and learn about the planets, stars, space exploration, and upcoming celestial events.
Owned and operated by Chico Community Observatory, Inc. a 501c (3) non profit corporation, the observatory is open to the public year round.
Be sure to check their Facebook page for up-to-date weather conditions and open hours.
- April to September: Friday to Sunday from 8pm to 11pm.
- October to March: Friday through Sunday from 6pm to 9pm.