Night Skies at Big Meadows, Shenandoah National Park

Big Meadows Skyline Dr Mile 51, Shenandoah National Park, VA 22835, Shenandoah National Park

National Parks are becoming a refuge for people from city light pollution. Guests will be instructed in constellation identification, astronomical objects locations and how to use binoculars for astronomy. Full Lunar Eclipse this evening starting at 9:30 pm and reaching full totality at 11:29 pm. Free to all park visitors....


Lunar Eclipse Viewing

McCormick Observatory

Don't forget we will have a full lunar eclipse this month!  Eclipse starts at about 9:30 pm and will be full eclipse about 11:30 pm.  Full Eclipse until 12:53 am and then partial eclipse for the next two hours.