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Astronomy

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Upcoming Events:

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 11:00am
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 1:00pm

Astronomy

  • Telescope

Meet at the bathhouse to view space through a telescope and learn more about our Universe. No pets please.

Start Location: 
Beach Access Parking Lot (Bathhouse)

2303 East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512

252-726-3775
fort.macon@ncparks.gov

 

Map of North Carolina

GPS: 34.697952, -76.678340

 

Fort Macon: 9am - 5:30pm daily.

Coastal Education and Visitor Center: 9am - 5pm daily.

Bookstore: 9am - 5pm Phone 252-247-3100

Bathhouse Area:
November - February:
8am - 5:30pm
March & October 8am - 7pm
April, May and September: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm

Fort Parking Area:
October - March: 8am - 6pm
April, May and September: 8am - 7pm
June - August: 8am - 8pm

Closed Christmas Day

Swimming Area:
10am - 5:45pm Memorial Day until Labor Day, if staffing permits

Park Office
8am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm Monday - Friday
Closed state holidays