Stargazing in the footsteps of King Orry

Friday 31st March 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Yn Thie Thooit - Isle of Man

Lhen Trench, Smeale, Isle of Man, IM7 3EB


Join Howard Parkin of Astromanx in the surroundings of the beautiful "Yn Thie Thooit" cottage where King Orry is said to have first landed on the Isle of Man for an evening of stargazing.  Booking required with tickets including a complimentary hot chocolate!

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


This event is being organised by Manx National Heritage who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Please contact Manx National Heritage directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

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

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

Location darkness on Friday 31st March 2017

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