Open Dome Night at Trent Astronomical Observatory

Thursday 25th May 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Trent Astronomical Observatory

Clifton Campus, Erasmus Darwin Buildings, Nottingham, NG11 8NF


This is one of a regular public open evenings of Trent Astronomical Observatory on the Clifton Campus of Nottingham Trent University. These events are a great opportunity to meet the astronomers and scientists from the University, ask questions all things astronomical and enjoy a variety of science related presentations. If the weather permits you'll be able to observe through their large 16" aperture telescope -- if not there'll be a back up plan with a planetarium show. All of the events are free of charge.

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

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.


This event is being organised by Nottingham Trent University who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


The event organiser (Nottingham Trent University) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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