Stargaze at the Observatory

May 14, 2020 | 8:30pm - 10:30pm
Phoebe Waterman Haas Public Observatory

Stargaze with us! Our staff will be there to help you use our telescopes and answer questions about the Moon, planets, stars, and more.

This stargazing event follows one of our Exploring Space lectures, "Seeing the Unseeable: Capturing and Image of a Black Hole." The lecture is free but tickets are required. You do not have to attend the lecture in order to participate in the stargazing. 


  • Stargazing is free and open to the public.  No tickets are required.
  • It is weather permitting. See the Welcome Center or call 202.633.2517 for updates
  • We are accessible via ramps or steps