Whitin Observatory

Whitin Observatory

The Whitin Observatory is the home of the Wellesley College Astronomy Department and houses classrooms, astronomy laboratory facilities, the Astronomy Library, and faculty offices. Built in 1900, and enlarged in 1906, 1966, and 2010, it is considered an unusually fine facility for undergraduate training in astronomy.



Alumnae Hall

Diana Chapman Walsh Alumnae Hall

Home to the Theatre Studies Department, Alumnae Hall’s 1300 seat auditorium has, in recent years, hosted notables such as Madeleine Albright ’59, and performers Queen Latifah and Margaret Cho