Mt Tam Astronomy Program

Andromeda Galaxy ~ NASA image

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Welcome to MTAP!

Welcome to the Mt Tam Astronomy Program (MTAP). This educational program is designed to give the public and students of all ages and backgrounds a better understanding of our universe by hearing about current theories and discoveries followed by an opportunity to observe through telescopes. The Mt Tam Astronomy Program is a permitted State Park program organized in collaboration with the San Francisco Amateur Astronomers (SFAA) and Wonderfest. The program is funded by your donations and Friends of Mt Tam (FMT). More ...

How is MTAP Special?

  • Astronomy Nights are free and open to all!

  • Outdoor programs are followed by telescope viewing of the night sky!

  • Videos of recent programs are available on our YouTube channel!

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