Stargazing South Downs – Steyning

Boy dressed as astronaut at South Downs Dark Skies Festival

15 February 2020

4.00pm to 8.00pm


No booking required

Event Cost

Free event


Help us celebrate 10 years of the South Downs National Park at this free family event. Activities include:

  • Indoor planetarium shows
  • Virtual Reality Experience of our dark night skies
  • Talks on dark skies of the South Downs and the existence of Planet X
  • Giant ‘sky at night’ colouring wall
  • Nocturnal wildlife
  • Outdoor stargazing (if the conditions are right)

There will be something here for all ages, whether you are new to astronomy or already a bit of an expert.

Please investigate using public transport to travel to the event, but if you need to come by car there is disabled parking on site, and 3 public car parks near the event:

Location Details


Steyning Grammar School, Church Street site, Church Street Steyning West Sussex


BN44 3LB

Organiser Details

Organiser's Name

South Downs National Park Authority

Organiser's Website

Organiser's Email

Organiser's Telephone

01730 819253