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The Perseid Meteor Shower at Frosty Drew Observatory

  • Join Frosty Drew Observatory astronomers on August 12, 2020, weather permitting, to watch the spectacular Perseid Meteor Shower. The Observatory and Sky Theatre will open at 8:30 pm with views of Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, and more. After 10:00 we'll step outside to view the spectacular meteor shower. Field telescopes may be available throughout the night offering views of the cosmos. The Sky Theatre will remain open all night featuring showcases of celestial objects photographed at Frosty Drew Observatory. Bring your friends and family. Break out your lawn chairs and blankets, binoculars, and telescopes. Sit under the beautifully clear dark skies of Charlestown, Rhode Island and have a fabulous astronomy experience as shooting stars and the Milky Way blaze the sky!