name a star from real astronomers

Name a Galaxy for a friend or loved one

Billions of stars ... millions of planets ... spectacular nebulae ... black holes ... and more!
Your purchase contributes to our search for earth-bound asteroids.

For CYBER DELIVERY of your gift,
please select the Cyber Delivery option on the galaxy registration
form for the package of your choice.

3 Certificate Styles:

Your choice of
these 3 styles
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Father & Child
We inscribe the lower right corner of the certificate with your personal message.

8.5 x 11

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Secure online ordering

name a star gifts

Roses - 8.5 x 11

name a star certificate

11 x 8.5

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Name a Galaxy
Package Features:

  • Personal Letter from our Chief Astronomer
  • Scientific Profile of the galaxy
  • Galaxy Certificate
  • Full Color Star Chart
  • Galaxy Registry Archive
  • Hubble Telescope Slide Show
  • ET Planet Finder Kit
  • Cyber delivery of your galaxy gift package

Packages start at $19.95

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> Package features

We create custom packages!

Call 505-463-8360

Custom package ideas:

Rose and galaxy personal page

In memoriam: Ssgt James Beales

Name a supernova

Irish Eyes are Smiling

Name a Galaxy Package Features:

name a starGalaxy Certificate

The certificate is inscribed with the recipient's name, the galaxy's astronomical name (the NGC number), and signed by an astronomer, curator, and archivist from Windowpane Observatory.

There are two certificate styles to choose from, a beautiful Roses certificate, perfect for mothers and sweethearts, or the standard certificate style, appropriate for anyone and any occassion. The certificate styles are shown here.

Personal Letter from our Chief Astronomer

The Name a Galaxy gift package will contain a personally written and signed letter from our Chief Astronomer with a scientific profile of the galaxy and other interesting facts about his galaxy.

Star Chart

The full-color custom-made Star Chart locates the exact position of the galaxy in the night sky, relative to the Big Dipper and North Pole. With this chart, the galaxy can be easily located without a telescope.

Galaxy Registry of Names

All registered galaxies are archived in the Galaxy Registry of Names, which can be accessed at any time on this web site.

Hubble Telescope Slide Show

Included in your gift is a stunning Hubble Slide Show, a visual feast of images from deep space taken by the Hubble Space Telescope.

The Hubble Telescope Slide Show is an excellent addition to your Name a Galaxy package, and is available on CD or via e-delivery

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The Extraterrestrial Planet Finder Kit

Your gift package may also include our famous Extraterrestrial Planet Finder Kit. Perfect for locating inhabitable planets from your own back yard. The ET Planet Finder Kit gives coordinates and a star map of the 5 most visible of these stars and planets.

Audio instruction, star charts and scientific profiles to show you how to find the nearest inhabitable planets at night, even without a telescope.

Educational and fun for the whole family!

SPECIAL OFFER!  Free astronomy wallpaper for your computer desktop when you order today.

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Your purchase contributes to the science of astronomical discovery at Windowpane Observatory. At Windowpane Observatory we are visually searching for comets, supernovas, and earth-crossing asteroids.

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Basic Archival
Basic Certificate
Hubble Slide Show Package
ET Planet Finder
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Name a Galaxy online with secure ordering

Basic Archival
Basic Certificate
Hubble Slide Show Package
ET Planet Finder Package

Real Galaxies by Real Astronomers.

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