9/23/20-This crisis continues, with predictions that we are entering the wave of fall infections.   Although we all yearn to return to normal, MCAO encourages everyone to continue following the advice of our medical experts.  For the safety of our guests, Mt. Cuba is cancelling all face to face public, family, and childrens events, as well as field trips and tours until further notice.  The skies, however, offer the possibility of home viewing.  To find out what you can see, go here.  For those of you interested in volunteering to help with aspects of the pandemic, we have assembled a page with volunteer opportunities here.  We will continue to provide additional updates and new schedules.  If you have any questions or want to reschedule, please contact us here

Mt. Cuba Observatory

1610 Hillside Mill Rd

Wilmington, DE 19807

Office Hours: Mon - Fri 9 am - 1 pm

Please see COVID-19 statement