Helena Astronomical Society

The Helena Astronomical Society is the Montana capital’s amateur astronomy club, dedicated to offering free, public educational outreach and special observatory nights for our members.  Regardless of your experience level, if you have an interest in astronomy you are welcome to join us.  HAS owns 2 telescopes--one that can be mounted in our dedicated pier at the Montana Learning Center on Canyon Ferry Lake...and a smaller telescope that can be checked out by members.  Additionally, we have a good collection of books on astronomy for all interests and skills that are available through a lending library.

See our Meetings page for more details on our summer schedule and regular monthly meetings.

Join Our Announcements Mailing List

HAS maintains a low volume (less than 5 messages per month) announcements mailing list.  You can join here.

Helena Astronomical Society Summer Schedule for 2019
  • Saturday, June 8 at 9pm - HAS Members - Star Party  CANCELLED

     Saturday, July 6th - 9pm - Observatory Grand Opening - Free & Open to the Public
    Saturday, August 3rd - 9pm - HAS Members - Star Party