Texas Plains Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Crowell: Three Rivers Foundation for the Arts Comanche Springs Astronomy Campus

Some of the darkest skies in Texas can be found between the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex and Amarillo. This 700-acre facility is located at the heart of Big Ranch Country in north central Texas, and is home to telescopes, observatories and indoor and outdoor classroom space. Visitors come from across Texas, the U.S. and around the globe to enjoy programs covering topics ranging from astronomy to environmental and earth science.


  • RR 654
  • Highway 70 West of Crowell
  • Crowell, Texas
  • 79227



  • Contact for program information and pricing.