Fall Star Stories and Sky Watch
Join Bernheim on Saturday, December 12 from 6 p.m. – Midnight and be enchanted with the stars in a special Fall Star Stories and Sky Watch: See the Geminid Meteor Shower. Participants will observe the evening sights and sounds of fall with Bernheim’s knowledgeable and engaging Volunteer Naturalists (in cooperation with the Louisville Astronomical Society). Stargazers can meet at the Garden Pavilion.
Bernheim night programs are $10 for members and $12 for non-members. Registration and payment due by 4 p.m. the day prior to the start of all night programs. Call (502) 955-8512 before 5 p.m. on day of program for last minute updates and changes due to weather. Rain will move Star Stories programs indoors for a fun and informative evening. No pets please.
Bernheim’s mission is to connect people with nature. Whiskey maker, Isaac W. Bernheim established the 14,000+ acre arboretum and research forest in 1929 as a gift to the people of Kentucky. Bernheim’s gate is open every day 7 a.m. until approximately sunset, except December 25 and January 1. Admission to the park is always free for members and free for all every weekday. Weekends and holidays have a $5 environmental impact fee per vehicle for the public. Schools and tour groups are welcome; please call in advance for fees and scheduling. The Visitor Center and Gift Shop are open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. every day, including weekends. Isaac’s Café, located in the Visitor Center, is open 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. with refreshments. Bernheim is located in Clermont, KY, about 20 minutes from the Louisville airport. From I-65, take exit 112 and follow the signs. The entrance is approximately one mile from the interstate. Bernheim is a non-profit organization that relies on memberships, grants and donations for support.
For more information or to make reservations call 505-955-8512 or visit bernheim.org