The whole family can enjoy countless nights out under the stars with our Observer 60mm AZ Refractor Telescope and Starter Kit. It’s the perfect telescope bundle to give any novice their first jaw-dropping glimpses of lunar craters, Saturn’s rings, Jupiter’s moons, star clusters, and bright nebulas. The Observer 60mm features two fully coated 1.25″ Kellner eyepieces, an 1.25″ focuser, an Orion EZ Finder II aiming device, and a sturdy aluminum tripod with accessory tray. Everything you need to get started exploring space! You even get a digital download insert for Starry Night SE astronomy software — for FREE! The Observer 60 is not a toy, but is a genuine refracting telescope with real glass optics – not plastic lenses – capable of providing sharp views of the Moon and more on any cloud-free night. Having a real telescope with as much quality as the Observer 60 AZ will allow your child’s interest in astronomy to grow as they begin to explore the night sky. The goodies included with the Starter Kit are ideal for beginning backyard astronomers. The Astronomy book is a wonderful introduction to enjoying the night sky. The Orion MoonMap 260 provides a great way to become familiar with the names of craters and other neat features of the Moon. The Orion Star Target planisphere is a useful star chart wheel you can use to see “what’s up” in the night sky any day of the year! This value-packed telescope and accessory kit will make a great gift for any child interested in exploring starry skies!
A great bundle for kids, the Observer 60mm Refractor and Starter Kit offers jaw-dropping views of the Moon’s craters, Saturn’s rings, and more!
The Observer 60mm refractor utilizes a 60mm glass lens (not plastic) and includes two fully-coated 1.25″ telescope eyepieces for two different viewing magnification options
Included Astronomy book provides a wonderful introduction to backyard astronomy for any beginner
Use the included Orion MoonMap 260 to find out the names of all the craters and features you see on the Moon
Included Star Target planisphere is a round star chart you can use to see what’s in the sky any day of the year
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