George Observatory


Please read this section carefully. Hours and programs have changed due to renovations.

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.



Admission

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Regular Hours Saturdays: 3 - 10 p.m. Open…

Telescopes

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Used for inquiry and education, our Observatory telescopes…

Events

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Be sure to purchase your tickets in advance!…


Expedition Center

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  A visit to the Expedition Center is a…

Discovery Dome

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Blast into outer space no matter the weather…

Scouts at the Observatory

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Scouts programming coming soon to the George Observatory!…


Group Reservations

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Friday night reservations available! The George Observatory is…

Classes

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  The George Observatory offers weekday astronomy classes and telescope…

Birthdays

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.  Celebrate At The George Observatory! Your child can…


Meteorites

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations.   This fascinating exhibit includes a piece of the…

FAQ

The George Observatory main campus is closed until further notice for renovations. 

Located Here
George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

Hours
Tuesday - Saturday By Reservation
Saturdays 3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturdays (DST) 3:00PM - 11:00PM
DST = Daylight Savings Time.
Please call for holiday hours. Entry to Brazos Bend State Park ends at 9:30 p.m. daily
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