McDonald Observatory

McDonald Observatory, TX

Star Party

About McDonald Observatory

Evening viewing programs held at the Visitors Center - typically includes constellation touring, telescope viewing, and other presentations. Alternate indoor activities held on cloudy evenings. Alternate schedules during end-of-the-year Holidays (no Star Parties held Dec. 24th, 25th, 31st or Jan 1st) and Spring Break (typically add several extra Star Parties during the week or weeks).

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Star Party

Star Party

Prices

  Tour (1-4 persons) Tour (10-19 persons) Tour (20+ persons) Tour (5-9 persons) Notes
Standard Rates
(1/1/10 - 1/1/13)
$12.00 $11.25 $11.00 $11.50 Standard rates
Standard Rates (2013+)
(1/2/13 - 1/1/15)
$12.00 $11.25 $11.00 $11.50 Standard rates
Standard Rates (2015)
(1/2/15 - 12/31/20)
$12.00 $11.25 $11.00 $11.50 Standard rates