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National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope with Panhandle Mount and Solar Filter


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National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope with Panhandle Mount and Solar Filter

Explore the Stars Safely and Easily with the National Geographic SRT70MM Telescope


  • Powerful Magnification Options: Experiment with 20x and 40x magnifications using included Kellner eyepieces, perfect for observing lunar details, planetary features, and bright deep-sky objects.
  • Safe Solar Viewing: Comes with a solar filter that allows for safe observation of the Sun, adding a whole new dimension to your stargazing.
  • User-Friendly Design: Easy setup with a smooth AZ panhandle mount and clear instructions, ideal for beginners and families.
  • Smart Device Adapter: Capture and share your observations effortlessly with the included adapter, connecting your smart devices to the telescope.
  • Portable and Durable: Includes a full-size tripod, travel bag, and dew shield cap for easy storage and transportation, ensuring your telescope is protected wherever you go.
  • Precision Targeting: The red dot finder aids in quickly locating and focusing on your desired celestial objects.
  • High-Quality Optics: Achromatic refractor design with a 70mm aperture and 400mm focal length for crisp, clear views.
  • Complete Package: Everything you need in one bundle, including interchangeable eyepieces, mount, tripod, solar filter, travel bag, and more.

The National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope is for you if...

  • You are an Amateur Astronomer: Seeking a reliable, high-quality telescope that delivers clear and detailed views of the Moon, planets, and bright deep-sky objects.
  • You are a Beginner or a Family: Looking for an easy-to-use telescope with a quick setup process and comprehensive instructions, perfect for educational and recreational purposes.
  • You have Safety Concerns: Want to safely explore solar observations with an included solar filter, ensuring a risk-free stargazing experience.
  • You Value Portability: Need a telescope that is easy to transport and store, complete with a travel bag and protective accessories.
  • You Enjoy Astrophotography: Interested in capturing and sharing stunning images of the cosmos using your smart devices with the included adapter.
  • You Seek Educational Value: Want a trusted and reputable brand like National Geographic to enhance your learning and exploration of the universe.
  • You Appreciate a Complete Kit: Prefer a telescope that comes with all necessary accessories, from eyepieces to a tripod, in one convenient package.


Imagine the thrill of uncovering the mysteries of the cosmos from the comfort of your own backyard. The National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope offers you this opportunity, combining simplicity, safety, and superior performance in one exceptional package. Whether you're an amateur astronomer, a family seeking educational adventures, or a budding astrophotographer, this telescope is designed to meet your needs and exceed your expectations.

As you begin your celestial journey, the SRT70MM’s powerful magnification will reveal breathtaking details of the Moon's craters, Jupiter's cloud belts, and some of the brightest deep-sky objects. The user-friendly design ensures a hassle-free setup, allowing you to focus on exploration rather than assembling complex equipment. The smooth AZ panhandle mount and clear instructions make it perfect for beginners and families, transforming stargazing into an accessible and enjoyable activity for all ages.

Safety is paramount, especially when observing the Sun. The included solar filter allows you to safely view solar phenomena without any risk, making this telescope a comprehensive tool for exploring both day and night skies. Moreover, the telescope's portability means you can take it wherever your adventures lead you. The full-size tripod, travel bag, and dew shield cap ensure your equipment is protected and easy to transport.

For those who love to capture and share their observations, the SRT70MM comes equipped with a smart device adapter. This feature allows you to connect your phone or tablet to the telescope, making it simple to snap stunning photos and share your discoveries with friends and family. The red dot finder aids in precision targeting, so you can easily locate and focus on your desired celestial objects, making every observation session a success.

Trusted by National Geographic, a name synonymous with exploration and discovery, this telescope delivers quality and educational value. The SRT70MM is more than just a telescope; it's a gateway to the stars, offering a complete package that includes interchangeable eyepieces, a sturdy mount, a tripod, and a travel bag. With everything you need in one bundle, your stargazing experience will be seamless and enriching.


Explore the Universe with the National Geographic SRT70MM Telescope

With the National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope, you can observe a wide variety of celestial objects, each offering a unique glimpse into the wonders of the cosmos. Here are some of the specific types of objects you can explore:

  • The Moon: View stunning details of the lunar surface, including craters, mountains, and maria (dark plains).
  • Planets:
    • Jupiter: Observe its cloud belts and possibly its four largest moons (Galilean moons).
    • Saturn: Marvel at its rings and maybe even catch a glimpse of its moons.
    • Mars: See surface features and polar ice caps during favorable oppositions.
  • Deep-Sky Objects:
    • Orion Nebula: A stellar nursery where new stars are being born.
    • Andromeda Galaxy: Our nearest spiral galaxy neighbor, visible as a faint smudge of light.
    • Pleiades Star Cluster: A beautiful open cluster also known as the "Seven Sisters."
  • Double Stars: Witness the beauty of binary star systems, such as Albireo in the constellation Cygnus.
  • The Sun: Safely observe solar phenomena, including sunspots and solar prominences, with the included solar filter.


Comprehensive Accessory Package for Enhanced Stargazing

The National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope comes with a complete set of accessories, ensuring you have everything you need for a remarkable stargazing experience:

  • Panhandle Alt-Azimuth Mount: Offers smooth and precise movements for easy tracking of celestial objects.
  • Red Dot Viewfinder: Helps you quickly and accurately locate your desired targets in the night sky.
  • Focuser and Diagonal: Enhance viewing comfort and provide clear, sharp images.
  • Eyepieces:
    • 10mm Kellner Eyepiece: Provides higher magnification for detailed observations.
    • 20mm Kellner Eyepiece: Ideal for broader views of celestial objects.
  • Smartphone Adapter: Allows you to capture and share stunning images of your observations using your smartphone.
  • Travel Bag: Ensures portability and protection for your telescope and accessories, making it easy to take your stargazing adventures anywhere.
  • Solar Filter: Enables safe solar observation, letting you explore sunspots and solar phenomena without risk.


Unlock the Night Sky and Discover the Universe with Ease

Don't let the complexities of astronomy hold you back. Embrace the wonders of the universe with the National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope. It's your key to unlocking the night sky, providing you with clear, detailed views and endless opportunities for exploration. Make the stars your next destination and experience the joy of discovery with a telescope that brings the universe to you.

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National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope | 80-50072 | 811803035621

National Geographic SRT70MM 70mm Refractor Telescope with Panhandle Mount and Solar Filter



20x - 40x


70 mm | 2.7"

Focal Length

400 mm

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