For the novice skywatcher, begin your stargazing adventure with a powerful, user-friendly, affordably priced telescope. The Discovery Store’s Telescope Shop has beginner telescopes that are simple to use and operate with minimal set up. Featuring great optical and mechanical quality, these beginner telescopes are ideal for kids, families, and people who just want to take a look at the sky. From lunar craters, Saturn’s rings and a myriad of star clusters and nebulas, these telescopes will take you there. Rest easy, here you’ll find a great gift for any budding astronomer.
- Meade ETX-80AT-TC BB (f/5) Achromatic Refractor Backpack Version
- The ETX-80AT-TC BB (f/5) Achromatic Refractor by Meade is a great [ read more ]
- Orion StarShoot Video Eyepiece Camera II
- This fun video astrophotography eyepiece with a 1/4" 0.35MP Color CMOS sensor transmits live color images to a connected TV, camcorder, DVR, VCR, projector, or any other composite input-equipped recording or display device. Great for educational outreach or crowd-pleasing group observations… [ read more ]
- Celestron Cometron FirstScope 76 Telescope
- Celestron Cometron FirstScope 76 Telescope Discover the universe with this family-friendly tabletop telescope that anyone can use! Celestron’s popular portable reflector receives a commemorative new optical tube design! High-quality 76mm (3”) Newtonian reflector on a Dobsonian-style mount… [ read more ]