Welcome to the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association & Fox Astronomical Observatory

The South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association

Free Public Viewings every Saturday Night at Fox Observatory


Closing times vary with seasonal hours.

Summer Hours During Daylight Savings time is Sunset to about 11:30 PM

Winter Hours During Normal time is Sunset to about 10:30 PM


Fox is located inside Markham Park.  Come in though the main gate, turn left, and take your first right immediately before the dog park.  Fox is the flat roof building with the red lights.


There is no fee to enter Markham Park after dark.  There will be nobody at the entrance booth, just drive on in.    

There is no admission fee for Fox Observatory.  SFAAA is a non-profit organization and do not receive any funding from Broward County.  SFAAA is funded by memberships and donations.   Please consider becoming a member of SFAAA for $20 a year.

Please call with any other questions or even to check viewing conditions at the Observatory before driving to the location.

(954) 384-0442