Middletown Press: Old Stamford, Conn., Telescope Removed to Make Way for New Planetarium

November 1, 2022

TUE NOVEMBER 01, 2022 – NORTHEAST EDITIONMIDDLETOWN PRESS Once described as “a wonder of the space age,” a telescope that served as the centerpiece of the Stamford Observatory in Connecticut…

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John Breunig (opinion): Oh, the things this CT telescope has seen

October 22, 2022

CTInsider.com | John Breunig | Oct. 22, 2022 The open panel on the dome of the Stamford Observatory made it resemble a massive mailbox, so when the crane pulled out…

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HeyStamford: Stamford Museum removes Telescope from Observatory, First Step in Construction of New Planetarium & Astronomy Center

October 20, 2022

OCTOBER 20, 2022 | HeyStamford.com The Stamford Museum and Nature Center marked a major milestone this week as it took the first step to relocate its historic Gregory-Maksutov Telescope to…

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News12: Stamford Museum & Nature Center telescope relocates to Astronomical Lyceum in New Mexico

October 19, 2022

Oct 18, 2022, 10:17pm by News 12 Staff Tuesday was a historic moment for the Stamford Museum and Nature Center as their observatory telescope is being relocated to the Astronomical…

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Stamford Advocate: Stamford’s ‘space age’ telescope removed and headed to New Mexico, making way for a new planetarium

October 18, 2022

by Ignacio Laguarda | Oct. 18, 2022 | StamfordAdvocate.com STAMFORD — A telescope described as “a wonder of the space age” is moving away from its Stamford home of 57…

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Stamford Magazine: People & Places, In Good Taste

August 20, 2022

Stamford Magazine July/August 2022, pg 57 by Diane Sembrot See all event photos See all event photos See Original Stamford Magazine Article

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center to Offer Free Program Series for Neurodiverse Students and Families

April 20, 2022

Stamford, Conn. – The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is proud to offer “Animals for All,” a free program series designed exclusively for neurodiverse children and their families. Two different…

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Opinion: Thumbs Up, thumbs down

November 9, 2021

A9 | Stamford Advocate | Tuesday, November 9, 2021EDITORIAL Thumbs up to reinventing the Stamford Observatory. After 40 years, the observatory at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center has been…

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$10M could turn dilapidated Stamford Observatory into rival for NYC’s Hayden Planetarium

November 9, 2021

Verónica Del Valle | Stamford Advocate Nov. 6, 2021 STAMFORD — Behind a locked fence at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, there’s a dusty building shrouded by trees. Its…

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SM&NC Receives Grant from FCB Foundation

June 14, 2021

Stamford, Conn – Jack Dowling, Vice President, Commercial Banker/BDO Manager of First County Bank presents Melissa H. Mulrooney, Executive Director & CEO of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, with…

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