Nowton Park Walled Garden
Nowton, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5BD
Astronomers from the Athenaeum Astronomy Association are pleased to host this bi-annual event in conjunction with St Edmundsbury Borough Council at their favoured stargazing location of Nowton Park. Taking place on both Friday and Saturday evenings there will be astronomical presentations and a chance to learn your way around the constellations and explore the wonders of the dark skies using telescopes. Previous events have been ticketed — please contact the event organiser’s directly for booking information.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 27/10/2017
Athenaeum Astronomy Association is organising this event
Please contact Athenaeum Astronomy Association directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Fri 27th Oct
Sat 28th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.