Starry Nights at Pecos National Historical Park

Starry Nights at Pecos National Historical Park 

Join Pecos National Historical Park for an evening under the wonderful Western sky on Saturday, May 21st. At 8:00 pm park staff and volunteers from the Santa Fe Stargazers will bring out telescopes and binoculars to gaze at the stars and check out deep-sky objects. Visitors are also invited to bring their own telescopes and spotting scopes to explore the night skies. This event is weather-dependent and red-bulb flashlights and appropriate clothing are strongly recommended. Park entrance gate will open at 7:00 pm and will close at 8:30 pm. Please note that after 8:30 no further entry will be permitted.   

Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022 - Astronomy Night 

Time: 7:00 p.m. 


Location: Pecos National Historical Park. From I-25 N: Take the Pecos/Glorieta Exit, #299. Left onto overpass, right onto Route 50; proceed on Route 50 for eight miles. At the village of Pecos, take a right at the four-way stop onto Route 63. In two miles, the visitor center will be on your right. From I-25 S: Take the Rowe Exit, #307. Follow signs. From Highway 63, the visitor center will be on your left. 

Event Information

Location: Pecos National Historical Park

Cost: Free