Hampstead Grove, Hampstead, NW3 1DU
Join the team behind the Hampstead Observatory for this very special opening of their facility to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing. There will be chance to observe the Sun (weather permitting) and various presentations on the Apollo 11 mission. The observatory has been undergoing renovation for some time and this is a fantastic opportunity to visit the location for several years! Visiting is free of charge however please consider taking along a little cash to donate to what is a fantastic locally run charitable organisation!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/07/2019
Hampstead Scientific Society is organising this event
Please contact Hampstead Scientific Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sun 21st Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.