North America’s 1st Ski Resort Observatory and Planetarium

Observatory Origins

The Snow King Observatory and Planetarium (SKOP) has been a long time coming. Thanks to Snow King Mountain LLC., the dedication and hard work of our very own executive director, Dr. Samuel Singer, and the exquisite design aesthetic of architect, Jakub Galczynski, this world-class exhibit is ready for anyone from around the world who enjoys anything night-sky related! Housing one of the largest telescopes in the world dedicated to public outreach, this state-of-the-art facility is already attracting attention globally. Discover how this remarkable facility was dreamt up, from initial conception to fully realized structure.

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Upcoming Programs and Events

Upcoming Programs at the Snow King Observatory

Upcoming Programs

Wyoming Stargazing Staff offer numerous fascinating programs at SKOP to help you better understand the cosmos.

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Special Events at the Snow King Observatory

Special Events

Find out what’s happening this month beyond our regularly scheduled weekly programming.

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