Royal Astronomical Society of Canada

Site: Hamilton Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone Toronto: 416-924-7973
Toll Free Phone 1-888-924-7272
Primary Contact Ed Mizzi, President; Phone: (905-512-6838) 905-6894337; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1909
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The centre strives to build a sense of community among members and provide opportunities for all aspects of the hobby, whether it be casual stargazing, astronomical research or astro photography. The mission is " to enhance understanding of and inspire curiosity of the universe, through public outreach, education and support for astro research", active outreach program visits schools, scout and guide troupes, or other organizations that are interested in learning more about astronomy, and hosts meetings at the observatory.
Hours 1st Thu of the month, 8 pm-9:30 pm. Meetings are free and open to the public
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Open to all
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Membership
Site Information
Located In Community Waterdown
Address & Map
79 Hamilton St N
Waterdown, ON L0R 2H0
Intersection Hamilton St N and Dundas St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Museums ; Science and Mathematics Clubs/Societies

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