Location The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, Ca
Events at The Huntington Library
The Carnegie Observatories Lecture Series presents “The Secret Lives of Galaxies,” featuring astronomer Katherine Alatalo, Hubble Fellow at the Carnegie Observatories discussing the Hubble sequence and ways that scientists explore the complex and violent histories of galaxies, starting at 7:30 p.m. Free; no reservations required.
The exhibition “Geographies of Wonder, Part 1: Origin Stories of America’s National Parks, 1872 — 1933,” exploring the origins and evolution of our national parks with materials selected from the Huntington’s American history archives, is on view Saturday through Sept. 3. Part 2 is scheduled to open in October.