Stargazing at Williamson Park – BBC Stargazing Live 2017

Friday 24th March 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Williamson Park - Lancaster

Quernmore Road, Lancaster, LA1 1UX


Event description

Join the members of Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society for this special event being held in conjunction with BBC Stargazing Live 2017.  This is the third year the event is being hosted in Williamson Park and will run for two nights. Astronomers will meet at the memorial with their telescopes, there'll be talks and presentations in the Park Cafe which will also be serving hot drinks.  These events are free, wrap up warm and just turn up.

Observing (if clear)

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

Astronomy Presentation

Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.


Event organiser

This event is being organised by Lancaster and Morecambe 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.


Light pollution

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

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

Event bookings & availability

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

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Stargazing at Williamson Park - BBC Stargazing Live 2017

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