Perseid Meteor Shower

August 12, 2017
Meteor Shower

Due to inclement weather, all activities CANCELLED except for Astronomy 101 presentations.

Astronomy 101 Presentations Still Available

The refuge WILL NOT be open all night to view the meteor shower and will close at the normal time of 10:00pm.

Enjoy an evening at the Herbert H Bateman Education Center Auditorium. You are welcome to attend NASA's Astronomy 101 presentation. Space is limited to 140 per session with presentations available at 7:30pm, 8:00pm & 8:30pm. 

The Delmarva Space Sciences Foundation and Assateague Island National Seashore stargazing with telescopes and binoculars is cancelled.

For event questions and to learn about other offerings from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, please call 757-824-1344 or click here.