From Saturday, May 23, to Monday, May 25, HMNS - Hermann Park will be open from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Journey To The Stars!

The George Observatory offers many opportunities for Juniors to progress on their Girl Scout Journeys!

Journey to the Stars Overnight Program

Junior Girl Scouts take an amazing journey into space when they stay overnight at the George Observatory!

Friday night
Learn about light pollution, constellations, careers in astronomy, look through Observatory telescopes (weather permitting), take a night hike around Creekfield Lake, and spend the night inside the Observatory exhibit area.

Blast into outer space with a BP America Expedition Center Mission!

Journey Tie Ins

This program offers tie ins to all three Junior-level Journeys and provides opportunities to address Junior National Leadership Outcomes. Download the Journey Tie Ins.


Girls $40,
Adults $15

Dates Available:

October 24-25, 2014 SOLD OUT
January 9-10, 2015 SOLD OUT
January 23-24, 2015 SOLD OUT
February 6-7, 2015 SOLD OUT
March 20-21, 2015
April 10-11, 2015 
April 24-25, 2015
May 15-16, 2015 SOLD OUT


Take An expedition Any Time!

Any troop can schedule an expiedition  to the Moon in the BP America Expedition Center! Come out on a Saturday afternoon, take an expedition to space and have a picnic. When the stars come out, come back to the Observatory for a look through the telescopes!

Reservations required for expeditions in The BP America Expedition Center. This simulated space flight is adaptable for all age levels of Scouts.

For More Information

Call Peggy Halford at 281-242-3055 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   to discuss other day trip opportunities for your troop.

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