Perseids Meteor Shower: August 11

Bring blankets and chairs to sit or lie on the lawn for this annual meteor watching party at Observatory Park.

The event is from 10:00 PM – 01:00 AM

Turn your eyes skyward and enjoy the amazing sights from Observatory Park, home to the historic Gaithersburg Latitude Observatory.

Observatory Park
100 DeSellum Avenue
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877

As always, stargazing events are weather permitting. Last minute announcements will be posted on the Museum’s Facebook page. Also, please note that there are no restrooms available, and parking adjacent to Observatory Park is very limited. There will be overflow parking available in the St. Martin’s field at the corner of DeSellum Avenue and Route 355, one block from the park.