Stockholm university

Unveiling of the first images from James Webb

On the July 12 the very first scientific images obtained with the James Webb telescope will be released. Stockholm University, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, ESERO Sweden, House of Science, and the Swedish National Space Agency invites everyone to an unveiling event at KTH Entré on July 12, 17:00-19:30.


Illustration: ESA/ATG media lab
Illustration: ESA/ATG media lab

Meet Christer Fuglesang and Webb-researchers from Stockholm University and KTH Royal Institute of Technology, who will also be available for questions during the event. Free admittance, everyone is welcome!

Where: KTH Entré, Drottning Kristinas väg 4, 2 floor
When: July 12, 17:00-19:30 

• Short presentations of the unveiled images by researchers at 17:00, and again at 18:00
• View a scale model of the James Webb satellite.
• Science activities for children and adults with the House of Sciences.

To avoid crowding it is recommended that visitors choose one of the presentation time slots and plan their visit around that. For further questions contact Jens Melinder (

You can find more after the relase on the following sites:

Department of Astronomy's Instagram account
ESA Instagram
ESA Facebook
ESA Twitter