Craigengillan Lodge, Dalmellington, East Ayrshire, KA6 7PZ
Amaze at the wonderfully dark skies above Galloway, see the Milky Way arching overhead and observe through large aperture instruments with the assistance of experienced resident and volunteer Astronomers. Events take place most weekday and weekend evenings (closed Monday's and Tuesday's) and the observatory is sometimes reserved for private events. Event start and end times vary throughout the year. Advanced booking required.
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 Scottish Dark Sky Observatory. 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 Thursday 17th August 2017
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Scottish Dark Sky Observatory 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
The event organiser (Scottish Dark Sky Observatory) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.