Sutton Bank Visitor Centre
Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH
Spend a night under the stars with the York Astronomical Society. Enjoy an evening of illustrated talks and stargazing at Sutton Bank National Park Centre. Recently designated an International Dark Sky Reserve, the North York Moors is recognised as some of the best dark skies in the world.
Includes soup and a hot sandwich from Park Life Café. If you have dietary requirements please contact: [email protected]
Warm clothing and good footwear are advised. If bringing torches please use red or low light.
This event takes place as part of the North York Moors Dark Sky Festival 2022.
North York Moors National Park is organising this event
Please contact North York Moors National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: North York Moors National Park
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 26th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Sutton Bank Visitor Centre. View these events on a calendar.