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Family Day — Astronomy – Celestial Navigation

March 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Provided by National Museum of the Marine Corps

Saturday, March 11, 5:00 p. m.-8:00 p. m.

Before the days of modern navigation equipment we used the stars to navigate. Join our visiting 18th century scientist on an exploration of ancient navigational techniques. Modern telescopes and astronomy experts from the Rappahannock Astronomy Club will be on hand to help us gaze at the stars.

This is an outdoor program. Please dress for the weather.

Admission to the Museum and parking are always FREE!


March 11, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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National Museum of the Marine Corps
18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Triangle, VA 22172 United States
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