Saturdays: 3 – 10 p.m.
Open Saturdays Year Round
Daylight Savings Time Hours:
Saturdays: 3 – 11 p.m.
21901 FM 762, Needville, TX 77461
The George Observatory is located within Brazos Bend State Park. Entrance fee to the Park:
Adults $7 | Children 12 and under free
**Please note that entry to Brazos Bend State Park ends at 9:30 p.m. nightly**
George Observatory Telescopes
Stargazers marvel at the night sky through the George Observatory’s telescopes, far away from the light pollution of the big city. It is truly a sight you won’t want to miss!
Telescope tickets are available at the George Observatory Gift Shop on Saturdays.
Adults: $7 | Members: $4 | Children, Military, Teachers, or Seniors: $6
Because stargazing is weather dependent, tickets may only be purchased in-person. In the event of overcast skies, tours and talks by our expert astronomers are still available.
Planetarium at the Observatory!
Available Saturday nights from 3:30 – 9 p.m
Blast into outer space no matter the weather with our inflatable Discovery Dome Planetarium. A different full-dome adventure is available every half hour on Saturday nights. Tickets are $3.