21 Dec 2020


5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Mentioned Below

The Conjunction of Jupiter & Saturn

Join us on the 21st of December, 2020 at Al Thuraya Astronomy Center in Mushrif Park and witness one of the rarest events of your lifetime!
It’s been nearly 400 years since the planets passed this close to each other in the sky, and nearly 800 years since the alignment of Jupiter and Saturn occurred at night, as it will for 2020, allowing nearly everyone around the world to witness this “Great Conjunction.”
• Date: 21st Dec, 2020
• Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
• Location: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai
• Register Now:…/
• General Observation: AED 30 per person / Free for DAG Members.
• VIP Ticket: AED 100 per person / AED 60 for DAG Members
• VIP Registrants are requested to arrive at 5:00 PM Sharp.
• Masks are MANDATORY!
• Social distancing must be practiced at all times.
• VIP Registrants are requested to arrive at 5:00 PM Sharp.
• Please bring the hard copy or soft copy of the event ticket email to ensure a smooth and fast check-in.
• Dubai Astronomy Group paid members are requested to bring their membership ID card to be presented upon request.
• Tickets for this event are LIMITED!
• Jupiter and Saturn will set at around 7:00 PM.
• The observation time is very limited because Jupiter and Saturn will set early.
Each person will get around 2 minutes to observe the phenomenon with the assistance of our staff.
• There will be several telescopes set up and each registrant will be assigned to one, you will get to observe through one telescope only as the view is identical in all the other telescopes. The event is time-limited and we wish for everyone to get a chance to observe the phenomenon.
• It is preferred that you purchase your tickets beforehand so you don’t get late for the observation.
• A limited number of tickets are available at the reception and due to the time limitation, we will close ticket sales at a certain point during the event. Only cash accepted.
• Images of the phenomenon will be shared with everyone through our social media after the event.