Branched Oak Observatory

14300 NW 98th St., Raymond, NE, NE 68428







  • Outdoor Seating

  • Crafts

  • Meeting Rooms

  • Corporate Parties

  • Conference Rooms

  • Visitor Center

  • Picnic Area

  • Pet Friendly

  • Educational

  • Nature

About This Destination

Branched Oak Observatory is a unique star park just 25 minutes north-west of Lincoln, Nebraska. At this unique star park, you can meet with astronomy enthusiasts and explore the night sky through a variety of telescopes. In the Astronomy Education Classroom, visitors may enjoy a live science presentation and students have the opportunity to work on a variety of "space-crafts."

Branched Oak Observatory is open at least once a month, and sometimes more. Please check the website and Facebook page for event dates and times.

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