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Moongaze for International Observe the Moon Night



Join staff and members of the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club for an evening of moongazing

Now - Oct 01, 2022. From: 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM


Moongaze with us at our Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia on International Observe the Moon Night ! Join staff and members of the Northern Virginia Astronomy Club for an evening of moongazing We'll help you use our telescopes to observe the moon, planets, stars, and more.


Details



  • This event is free and open to the public. 

  • The event is weather permitting and may be cancelled due to rain, clouds, and other poor visibility. For last-minute updates, call the Astronomy Education number at 202-633-2517,

  • Bring warm clothes and a small flashlight. If possible, make your flashlight red by wrapping it in a brown paper bag or red cellophane.

  • Parking is free after 4:00 pm. Please park at the south end of the main parking lot, and consider dimming your headlights as you approach.

  • Stargazing is located at the south end of the Museum's parking lot. Look for staff with red flashlights to help guide you to the telescopes.

  • Directions instructing visitors to park in the main parking lot but walk to the bus parking lot where the event takes place.


Directions



  • Approach the Museum from the exit off Route 28

  • Keep left after the parking entrance gate, and take the fifth driveway on the right to enter the south end of the main parking lot.

  • Once parked, cross the road that’s close to the Museum and take the walkway through the trees to the stargazing area.


Astronomy programming is made possible by a gift from the Thomas W. Haas Foundation in honor of Phoebe Waterman Haas.

CONTACT

14390 Air & Space Museum Pkwy.
Chantilly, VA 20151
United States

(703) 572-4118
Free

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