Norman Lockyer Observatory
Salcombe Hill Road, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 0NY
If you haven’t heard already, British Science Week is fast approaching (11-20th March)! To celebrate this week of STEM, Space.exe, the astronomy society of the University of Exeter, has teamed up with the Norman Lockyer Observatory (NLO) to organise a special spacey event for all ages to attend on Saturday 19th March from 11 am-4 pm! The cost for adults is £10, children are free. No booking required.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/03/2022
Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Norman Lockyer Astronomical Society 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.
Sat 19th Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Norman Lockyer Observatory. View these events on a calendar.