Stellar telescopes for your space-loving kids

Your little star gazer will love it.

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With a telescope fit for an amateur astronomer, your kid is in for hours of out-of-this-world entertainment. Find below our three favorites.

Emarth 70mm Astronomical Refracter Telescope

Emarth 70mm Astronomical Refracter Telescope
This is a perfect first telescope for your beginning galaxy gazer.Amazon

With a small tripod, carrying case, and viewfinder scope, this lightweight telescope simply constructed and easily assembled. It's just right for kids to learn how to use lenses to see features of the night sky—like craters on the moon—in way greater detail.

Telescope for Kids 70mm Apeture Travel Scope 400mm

Telescope for Kids 70mm Apeture Travel Scope 400mm
Kids can see planets, constellations, and take smartphone photos for school.Amazon

This beginners' telescope comes with a smartphone eyepiece adapter so your kids can take photos to show their friends. Plus, it's good for taking a better look at nearby wildlife. It comes with a travel case, which makes it easy to take along camping.

MaxUSee Kids Telescope 400x40mm with Tripod & Finder Scope

MaxUSee Kids Telescope 400x40mm with Tripod & Finder Scope
A solid starter scope at a great price.Amazon

The maps of the moon and stars are a big hit with kids, and adults will love the price. With easy assembly and included moon filter, your beginner will be counting the minutes until nightfall.