Night at the Arboretum

A large telescope is set up at the Overland Park Arboretum to observe the night sky.

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Date + Time

5:00 pm


Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
8909 W. 179th Street
Overland Park, KS 66013

Join us for a celestial evening as we celebrate the full Wolf Moon. Experience the enchantment of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens under the moonlit sky and witness the moon cast its luminous glow on the surroundings. The Astronomical Society of Kansas City will provide telescopes for a mesmerizing view, allowing you to explore the lunar landscape in detail. Operation Wildlife will showcase fascinating animals, adding an extra layer of enchantment to the night. Family-friendly activities kick off at 6 p.m., and the Arboretum closes at 9 p.m. This experience is free with regular Arboretum admission and is open to stargazers of all ages.