Use telescopes to observe Saturn in celebration of the Cassini mission's Grand Finale at various locations around the D.C., Maryland, and Virginia area. Learn about the Cassini-Huygen's mission and what will happen when Cassini makes its final plunge into Saturn on September 15th.
Washington, D.C.: Gallery Place near 7th and G St. NW
Hyattsville, Maryland: Regal Cinemas near Prince George's Plaza
Arlington, Virginia: Clarendon Central Park
Fairfax, Virginia: George Mason University, North Campus, near Patriot Circle across from the Panda Express
All locations and times subject to change.
This stargazing event will be held if weather conditions permit. For any changes or weather updates, check @SIObservatory.
Please note that there will be no telescopes at either of the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum locations.