Activities

Past activities

Dark Sky Party Alqueva 2018

Enjoy a full weekend under the starry skies of Alqueva with the activities offered by IA within the programme of Dark Sky Party Alqueva 2018.
Free entrance

Closer to the Stars

Mais perto das Estrelas (Closer to the Stars) is an astronomical observation event in the evenings of every second Thursday each month.
Free entrance

A Universe with ALMA

In this month's Noites no Observatório, we will explore the immense potential of megatelescopes, from the observation of the supermassive black hole in the centre of the Milky Way, to the jet formation in galaxies.
Free entrance

Party at the Museum

Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço will be present at the Party of Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência. Compare the planets of the Solar System, see constellations in a 3D perspective ou try out a cubic puzzle with images of the Universe.
Free entrance

Mysteries of Black Holes

Quarterly outreach sessions, taking place in Lisbon and Porto, aimed at young people willing to join scientists in discovering the universe.
Free entrance

Closer to the Stars

Mais perto das Estrelas (Closer to the Stars) is an astronomical observation event in the evenings of every second Thursday each month.
Free entrance

Inhabiting other Planets

In the session of Noites no Observatório, this May, we will discuss several challenges posed by a human colony on another planet, an adventure that is, without question, of the scope of mankind.
Free entrance