Parking Lot Update

The UNC-owned Morehead parking lot is under construction. Weekday visitors must pay using ParkMobile (Zone Code 4468) or the Pay Station near our iguana. For more info, go to our Plan A Visit page.

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[FULL] Skywatching: The Perseids at Little River Regional Park

August 12, 2021 @ 9:00 pm 11:00 pm

Join us at Little River Regional park for the highly-anticipated return of our in-person skywatching events! You’ll get a chance to view the Perseids at its peak and enjoy one of – if not THE – best meteor shower of the year.


This event is now FULL.

Location: Little River Regional Park, off Guess Road at the Durham/Orange county border (click here for directions)

Skywatching with Morehead at Dix Park
Please Note

This event is now full. We hope we’ll see you at the next scheduled event at House in the Horseshoe state historic site on Friday, September 10 from 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

Find more information about the event here. 

Free Advance registration required. Registration opens 7/20. Capacity limited.