Cosmic Kidz – BBC Stargazing Live 2017

Sunday 2nd April 2017 from 14:15pm to 22:00pm

Amersham School

Stanley Hill, Amersham, HP7 9HH


Event description

Join members of Wycombe Astronomical Society for this special all day event at Amersham School.

From 14:15pm to 17:30pm the large school hall will play host to a planetarium, science shows including comet making and rockets, try on a space suit (including a replica that Tim Peake wore to the space station), telescope displays and microscopes with meteorite specimens.

Then from 20:00pm to 22:00pm weather permitting observing through telescopes from the school field.

This is a fantastic event for all of the family and a great opportunity to see just how excited and cosmic your kids can be!  Booking not required, just turn up!

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 Wycombe Astronomical Society. 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.


Light pollution

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

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Event bookings & availability

The event organiser (Wycombe Astronomical Society) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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