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Saturday Stargazing

  • 21901 FM 762 Road
  • Needville, TX 77461
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Location: George Observatory
  • Phone: (979) 553-3400
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: Observatory: $10.00 Park Entry: $7.00 | Free Under 12
  • Overview

    Enjoy the wonders of the universe on the upper deck of the Observatory with constellation laser tours, a combination of deck and dome telescopes, or captured live camera feeds. Amateur astronomers will guide you on your journey through the heavens, whether you are looking at night sky constellations, planets in our solar system or deep sky objects out in space.

    Observatory tickets are offered on a timed and limited capacity basis, and must be purchased in advance.  Access inside the domes and viewing through telescope eyepieces is limited, and subject to availability & weather. Your ticket to this event is a timed entry admission, and a paper or electronic receipt is required for entry. Tickets will not be available for purchase onsite. Tickets can be purchased via our online box office.

    Hours of Operation
    Open Saturday Nights Year Round*

    *Weather Permitting

    Visit Brazos Bend State Park’s website to purchase separate park entrance reservation.

    Visiting the George Observatory can be the experience of a lifetime! Here are some basic “Do’s and Don’ts” when going out for an enjoyable night of stargazing.