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Solar observing

Specialist equipment is required to view the Sun safely, you must never look through an unfiltered telescope as you may go blind. These events offer you the opportunity to observe our closest star safely with experts on hand to guide you.


  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Saturday 29th January 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Sunday 30th January 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Saturday 5th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Sunday 6th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Saturday 12th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Sunday 13th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Saturday 19th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Sunday 20th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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  • Family Star Glamp at Little Seed Field – Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival 2022

    Friday 25th February 2022 from 18:00pm to Sunday 27th February 2022 12:00pm

    Little Seed Field Glamping, Ripon, HG4 3PU

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  • Mills Observatory Weekend Open Day

    Saturday 26th February 2022 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

    Mills Observatory, Dundee, DD2 2UB

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