Apollo Day

Saturday, July 20 | 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing!

Celebrate the past, present and future landings on the moon with speakers and stellar activities.

All Discovery Dome shows will feature the moon.

Tickets $3.50 per person — Shows every 30 minutes.

Note: Moon will rise too late for viewing. Telescopes will show planets and deep space objects

Telescope tickets are available at the George Observatory Gift Shop.
Adults: $10 | Members: $7 | Children, Military, Teachers, or Seniors: $9

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.

Entrance fee:
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**

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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