There are some great locations to check out the moon and the stars near the city. Many places offer excellent views of the nighttime spectacular, and all you’ll need is a blanket to enjoy it.
The Director of Astronomy at the Mariah Mitchell Observatory on Nantucket has a suggestion for Island visitors: “Look up at the night sky, wherever and whenever you can.”
The Perseids meteor shower occurs August 10-13, so don’t miss your chance to have an unobstructed view. Head out to one of Boston’s best places for stargazing.