Contact Information

Contact Information

The ENWC Observatory (1909) and U-46 Planetarium (1963) is located at 312 Watch St. in Elgin. The program is run by the U-46 Science Department with one full-time teacher to provide unique learning experiences for our students throughout the school year. 

It is also a community treasure with activities scheduled during the year to open the doors to those with an interest in astronomy, history or just reliving a childhood memory of sitting in the seats and viewing the stars. 

Contact us with questions or comments:


Debbie Perryman

Coordinator of K-12 Science/Planetarium

847-888-5000 ext. 5313


Peggy Hernandez

Planetarium Teacher

(847) 888-5324