Castle Howard, Malton, YO60 7BY
Part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival this event is being run with the assistance of York Astronomical Society who will be on hand with their telescopes helping you observing star clusters, nebulae and galaxies. If the weather doesn't play ball there will be entertaining illustrated talks in the Visitor Centre. Small fee for adults and children.
Observing (if clear)
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 The York 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.
Location darkness on Saturday 18th February 2017
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Yorkshire Arboretum on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.
Event bookings & availability
Please contact Yorkshire Arboretum for further details of this event.