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Mars viewing: an evening under the stars at the Deering Estate

MIAMI (May 03, 2016)

In partnership with the Southern Cross Astronomical Society (SCAS), the Deering Estate will be hosting a Mars viewing of the night sky on Sunday, May 22, from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. There will be multiple telescopes available to see Mars, the fourth planet from the Sun.

Cost: $5 per person; gate opens at 7:00 pm. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic dinner to enjoy a relaxing evening under the stars.

For more information, please visit the Deering Estate website or call 305-235-1668 ext. 233.

About the Deering Estate
The 450+ acre Deering Estate is an environmental, archaeological and historical preserve. From canoe tours to bird walks and guided nature hikes, the Deering Estate has diverse activities for the whole family to enjoy. The Estate is part of the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Space Department, which manages the Estate on behalf of the State of Florida.

This year, the Deering Estate celebrates 30 years of being on the National Register of Historic Places! #DiscoverMore history, art, culture, science, preservation, conservation and ecology at the Deering Estate!