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Travelling Telescope featured on BBC World Service Most people will never look through a telescope. When Chu Owen met Kenya’s official astronomer Susan Murabana during a solar eclipse, they pledged to change that. Their falling in love gave birth to the Travelling Telescope – a gathering place for people to look through a telescope and…

The Christian Science Monitor Podcast

PODCAST: PEOPLE MAKING A DIFFERENCE Lessons in Awe and Wonder from Kenya’s Travelling Telescope The Travelling Telescope is featured in Podcast from The Christian Science Monitor Susan Murabana builds dreams with a big telescope and delivers equal access to the stars. Her Travelling Telescope program has reached about 200,000 Kenyan schoolchildren. Episode 4 of the “People…

Rethinking Tourism in Africa by BBC

From stargazing trips to plans for a brand-new museum of evolution, we hear from the people changing perceptions around holidays in sub-Saharan Africa. Safari tours aren’t going away, but the industry is changing and that’s good news for Africa’s underperforming tourism sector. Vivienne Nunis hears from Susan Murabana, CEO of The Travelling Telescope under the…

The Nairobi Planetarium

The Nairobi Planetarium is now OPEN!!! Come with us to a journey through the Solar System, the Milky Way and many more wonders of the Universe. Visit The Nairobi Planetarium and enjoy a guided tour of our virtual sky. Learn about planets, moons and stars and how it all began. Make an advanced booking for…


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The Travelling Telescope is a social enterprise registered in Kenya in 2014. Our company is dedicated to promoting science and technology using astronomy and astrophysics tools and concepts, encouraging imagination and exploration through the stars and planets. 

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