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Welcome to NWA Space!


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Welcome to NWA Space!


What's Happening


Here's what we have been up to!

What's Happening


Here's what we have been up to!

Moon On Dickson

Join us every month on Dickson Street in Downtown Fayetteville, AR for some Sidewalk Astronomy! See the rings of Saturn, Jupiter's Moons and of course some really amazing views of the moon! Find out when our next Moon on Dickson will be and learn about other NWA Space events!

Telescope Restoration Update

Get the latest scoop on the Giant Telescope Restoration Project that is underway right here in Northwest Arkansas! See progress pics and read up on NWA Space's latest news regarding the revival of this amazing piece of science history!

Universe Playpen Blog

Welcome to the Universe Playpen Blog! Every MONDAY this blog will update you on something cool that is happening with the Universe! From fascinating new discoveries in our solar system to articles about galaxies far, far away, NWA Space's Universe Playpen Blog has it all!

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What We Do


Our goal is to inspire a lifelong love of learning in the people of Northwest Arkansas by supporting S.T.E.M education and by providing an easily accessible, vibrant, interesting and ever-changing place for Northwest Arkansas residents and visitors to explore discoveries in space exploration, science, technology, engineering, and math.

What We Do


Our goal is to inspire a lifelong love of learning in the people of Northwest Arkansas by supporting S.T.E.M education and by providing an easily accessible, vibrant, interesting and ever-changing place for Northwest Arkansas residents and visitors to explore discoveries in space exploration, science, technology, engineering, and math.

Our cause

NWA Space is a Science Outreach Non-Profit that is dedicated to lighting hearts afire for education and careers in S.T.EM. (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) fields. 

SCIENCE OUTREACH

Community Involvement

From sidewalk astronomy to donating telescopes to area libraries, NWA Space is dedicated to providing easily accessible science education and entertainment right here in Northwest Arkansas! Click to learn more about upcoming outreach events! 

GIANT TELESCOPE PROJECT

Giant Telescope Project

That's right- Northwest Arkansas is now home to one of the largest refracting telescopes in the whole world!  Learn more about our journey with the restoration process of this colossal piece of science history and find out how you can help bring this beauty back to life!

NWA SCIENCE CENTER

Our Vision

NWA Space has a dream to build a much-needed, fun, vibrant Science Center for Northwest Arkansas Residents to enjoy! The facility will house the Giant Telescope, a planetarium, an observatory and much more! Learn more about this amazing endeavor and how you can support this wonderful cause!

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Events


Events


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Contact Information


Contact Information