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Top 7 Telescopes for Kids

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Everyone has to start somewhere. Start your kids off right with quality telescopes at good prices. Check here for some great reflectors and refractors. Less expensive telescopes.

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1. Tasco 100x50mm Refractor Telescope

The Tasco 100x50mm Refractor Telescope's sturdy refractor design and easy setup and use make it ideal for a child's first telescope. Though designed principally for children, this scope is well-crafted and powerful.

2. Tasco 30x76mm Reflector Telescope

Tasco 30x76mm Reflector Telescope
Tasco 30x76mm Reflector Telescope
A compact yet versatile reflector telescope. Great for camping and land viewing.

3. Tasco 402x60mm Refractor Telescope

Tasco 402x60mm Refractor Telescope
Tasco
Tasco's Novice 402x60 refracting telescope is a great way for budding astronomers to start exploring the sky. In fact, the Novice is our best telescope for those who want to go deep into space without going deep into their pocketbook.

4. Zhumell Zenith 60x600 Telescope

Zhumell Zenith 60x600 Telescope
Zhumell
This scope is easy to set up, right out of the box. No in depth manuals to wade through to get it going. The Zhumell 60x600 Zenith telescope provides comfortable viewing with its 45 degree prism, as well as 3x Barlow lens for greater magnification. Also included are two eyepieces and a carrying case to carry them all in.

5. Celestron PowerSeeker 60 Telescope

Celestron PowerSeeker 60 Telescope
Celestron
he Celestron PowerSeeker 60 Telescope PowerSeeker telescope is ideal for the young or novice astronomer. This fully featured scope is designed to give the first-time buyer the perfect combination of quality, value, and power.

6. Tasco 50x50 Refractor w/ 900x Microscope

Tasco 50x50 Refractor w/ 900x Microscope
Tasco
A terrific two-piece combo for the explorer in the family. The land and sky telescope is ideal for entry-level surveying, with 2x finderscope and 35x land eyepiece. The 19-piece 900x microscope includes assorted examination and preparation tools, slides and sample specimens.

7. Tasco 578x60mm Refractor Telescope

Tasco 578x60mm Refractor Telescope
Tasco
See the stars on a budget with the Tascoᆴ Luminova 60x578 refracting telescope! This powerful scope offers many advanced features to make lunar details stand out in detail. Easy-to-use slow-motion controls help keep objects in focus, and included 25mm, 12.5mm and 4mm, 1.25-inch eyepieces deliver sharp images and a wide field of view at magnification levels up to 120X. The sturdy alt-azimuth mount helps eliminate image-shake, while the 6x24 finder scope makes quick work of locating celestial objects.

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