Public Observing with Eastbourne Astro

Saturday 18th February 2017 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

Redoubt Fortress

Royal Parade, Eastbourne, BN22 7AQ


Join members of Eastbourne Astronomical Society for one of their public observing sessions at The Redoubt Fortress, event goes ahead all weather with presentations taking place in the Casement. Free of charge, bring your telescope along if you have one... And enter via the drawbridge!

This specific event is part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2017 being held to celebrate the South Downs National Park becoming accredited with Dark Sky Reserve status.

- 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 Eastbourne Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


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

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