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The George Observatory under low red light.

Uncover the mysteries of the world after dark with this new overnight experience designed for Cadette Girl Scouts. Learn about astronomers who work at night, take a hike into the night world, and examine the night sky as you earn the Night Owl badge.

  • 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.
  • Saturday:
    Blast into outer space with a Chevron Expedition Center Mission!
  • Friday/Saturday, 7:30 p.m.–11:30 a.m.
    • Sept 21–22, 2018
    • Feb 1–2, 2019
    • Apr 5–6, 2019
    • May 3–4, 2019
  • Cost: Girls: $40, Adults: $15

Scouts@HMNS is generously supported by Occidental Petroleum.

Located Here
George Observatory

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

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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