This introductory telescope is primarily a tool to spark your child’s curiosity about space, planets, stars, and astronomy. Features of the telescope include:
- 10x Magnification
- Focus-free telescope with built-in diagonal mirror, lens cap, tripod for tabletop viewing, and moon guide
- Two large eyepieces with goggle and nose cut-out guide make it easy for kids to place their eyes correctly in the scope
- Allows you to view objects over 100 feet away and see details of the moon, trees, and more
- Provides hands-on experience and introduction to a key scientific tool
The Moon is 238,900 miles away from planet Earth
Assembly is easy and fast. The Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Telescope is a great product to increase your child’s interest in space. This introductory telescope is ideal for children interested in space science, planets, stars, astronomy, and exploration. We recommend waiting until your child is much older before you invest in a high-powered telescope.