Lower Hatfield Road, Bayfordbury, Hertfordshire, SG13 8LD
Bayfordbury Observatory offers group visits to the general public, including a 2-hour guided tour of the facility, a talk on Astronomy by one of their Astrophysics students, and a planetarium show.
There is also the opportunity to observe through their telescopes if the weather permits; during Summer months, this may include viewing the Sun through special solar telescopes.
The visits are perfect for individuals, families or small groups and require prior booking.
Please note that this has already taken place on 13/09/2023
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.
Wed 13th Sep
Local light pollution
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