The Milwaukee Astronomical Society is a Non-Profit organization that is supported by the time, talent and dues of its members.
Membership is open to all with an interest in Astronomy and expanding their knowledge of the Universe. Whether you are an experienced observer or just starting out, membership in the Milwaukee Astronomical Society brings you together with a wonderful group of people who are passionate about all aspects of astronomy.
Much more information is available on the
Application Information page along with
Yearly membership dues are:
|Member Type||Description||Individual||Family||Student *|
|Resident||A resident is defined as a person who lives in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, or Washington counties.||$46.00||$52.00||$23.00|
|Non-Resident||All other locations.||$28.00||$32.00||$20.00|
* Students fees are applicable to all students under 18.
Gift MembershipsIf you're looking for a present to give a family member, friend, etc., consider a gift membership to the Milwaukee Astronomical Society. You can find more information and application forms on the Application Information page.
- Use of an observatory that includes:
- 12" f/9 Newtonian reflector in a dome
- 12" f/7.4 Newtonian reflector in a dome
- 8" Schmidt-Cassegrain in a roll-off roof
- 18" f/4.5 Dobsonian reflector in a roll-off roof
- A second 18" f/4.5 Dobsonian reflector in a roll-off roof
- 14" Schmidt-Cassegrain imaging telescope in a dome
- 12" LX200 computer controlled scope with digital imaging
- 14" f/1.9 Schmidt-Cassegrain imaging scope
- Multiple 10" and smaller portable telescopes
- 80mm H-Alpha solar telescope and a 127mm solar telescope in a SkyShed POD
- Multiple concrete pads with available power for portable and member scopes
- Loaner telescopes available for use by members.
- The Focal Point newsletter
emailed to you.
- Discounts on subscriptions to Sky & Telescope © and Astronomy ©
- Mentoring by long time members in all aspects of astronomy and
- Access to the MAS Google Group
which includes the ability to post and view messages, images, and files.
- Optional membership in the Astronomical League.
You can find much more information along with application forms on the Application Information page.
For further information regarding MAS Membership, please contact:
179 S 78th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53214