See some real stars this Spring Break at the George Observatory — now with extended hours!


February 19, 2013
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While some folks might think sun and sand for Spring Break, we’re thinking moon and stars. The George Observatory — an HMNS satellite facility located inside Brazos Bend State Parkwill be open for two additional days over Spring Break this year: Tuesday, March 12 and Thursday, March 14 from 5 to 10 p.m.

George Observatory

Virtual missions to outer space will be available via our portable Discovery Dome, while tickets to view the night sky through our professional research telescopes will go on sale at 5 p.m.

For more information, including directions and pricing, click here!

Caroline
Authored By Caroline Gallay

Caroline was the Digital Media Editor at HMNS from 2012 to 2013. She was responsible for telling the Museum’s story online. You could find Caroline on the site profiling characters around the museum and making sure you knew what the what was going on around this crazy/awesome place.

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