Events


Be sure to purchase your tickets in advance! Tickets at the George Observatory sell out quickly.


Perseid Meteor Shower

The early meteors of this annual meteor shower hit and graze along the top of our atmosphere, forming long tails…

Rocket Day

Bring your junior Rocket enthusiasts out for a day of rocket launches and a mission to the Moon! Kids learn…

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Baby Boomers

Bring your mini Rocket enthusiasts out for a day of rocket launches! Your tikes learn about rockets and how they…

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Starry Night: A VIP Experience

This event is for ages 16 and up only. Join our Director of Astronomy for an exclusive special viewing through…

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Member's Night at the George Observatory

Enjoy an evening under the stars at the George Observatory inside Brazos Bend State Park. Expert astronomers are available to…

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Family Space Day

Astronauts of all ages—kids and adults—can fly to the Moon with NASA volunteers in the Expedition Center. Great fun for…

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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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