Bayfordbury Observatory Open Evening

Friday 31st March 2017 from 18:00pm to 20:30pm

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Bayfordbury Observatory

Lower Hatfield Road, Bayfordbury, SG13 8LD


Event description

Stargazing Live Science Fest Special!  Meet the researchers at the University of Hertfordshire and enjoy their expert guidance as they demonstrate the workings of their seven optical telescopes and, weather permitting, looking through them! There will also be astronomical themed talks and opportunity to have a tour of the night sky in their planetarium making this event all weather compatible! Suitable for all ages, small entrance fee, booking required in advance.

Observing (if clear)

Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting

Astronomy Presentation

Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.


Event organiser

This event is being organised by Bayfordbury Observatory. For details of how to contact them and for more information about this event see "Event bookings & availability" below. Please check that this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


Event weather

31/03/17
19:00
13°
5%
31/03/17
22:00
10°
1%
01/04/17
01:00
4%
Weather forecast for Hertford (1.75 miles away) updated 29/03/17 at 12:00.

Light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Event bookings & availability

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