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Dark Skies Stargazing Evening

Dark Skies Stargazing Evening

15 February 2020

18.30 to 23.00

The Observatory Science Centre is situated in the grounds of the former home of the Royal Greenwich Observatory. Come and enjoy the dark skies and fabulous atmosphere and take the opportunity to look through some of the country’s largest working historic telescopes (weather permitting). If the sky is not clear then there will be a cloudy night contingency which will be a planetarium style talk in one of our amazing domes.


Start: 15 February 2020
End: 15 February 2020
Booking: No booking required
Admission: £8.75 adult; £7.75 senior; £6.75 child; £27.75 family of 4; £32.75 family of 5

Location Details

Location The Observatory Science Centre, Wartling Road, Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex. If you are using satellite navigation, please do not use the post code, use Wartling Road instead.
Postcode BN27 1RN

The Observatory Science Centre, Wartling Road, Herstmonceux

Organiser Details

Organiser's Name Sandra Voss
Organiser's Website
Organiser's Email
Organiser's Telephone 01323832731

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