The FirstScope Telescope by Celestron is a 76 mm (2.99-inch) aperture Newtonian Reflector Telescope on a single-arm Dobsonian Cradle Mount (table-top). Its easy-use and portability make it an ideal entry-level astronomical telescope. Expand your possibilities by adding the Celestron FirstScope Telescope Accessory Kit (#CE-21024-ACC) for less than $20.
The Celestron FirstScope Telescope - IYA Edition Features
Observing is quick and easy, simply navigate the night sky by moving the tube in the direction of your desired object.
It’s portable! Take it with you on your next outdoor adventure with its compact and lightweight design.
When not in use, its stylish enough to be a decorative fixture on your bookshelf or desk.
Named official product of the International Year of Astronomy 2009.
In 1609, world-renowned Italian scientist, Galileo Galilei, introduced an elementary telescope which sparked interest into the mysterious night sky for centuries to come. In 2009, four centuries later, Celestron introduced the FirstScope Telescope to pay tribute to Galileo Galilei and many of history’s most notable astronomers and scientists. Their names are on display around the optical tube.
OPT Product Number: CE-21024
76 mm (3.0")
CD ROMs Included
TheSky X First Light
Light Gathering Power
OTA Mount Type
2 Year Warranty
Celestron's FirstScope 76 mm (2.99-inch) Newtonian Reflector OTA (attached to its mount).