Reeth, Richmond, DL11 6ED
The National Parks Dark Skies Festival is all about discovering, learning and enjoying the dark and the stars you can see as a result. What better way to explore the night sky than at the world famous Tan Hill Inn – a registered Dark Sky Discovery Site! So join us on our tour of the universe and explore the wonders of the night sky in our state of the art planetarium.
From Earth To The Universe
This stunning, 30-minute voyage through time and space conveys, through an arresting combination of sights and sounds, the Universe revealed to us by science.
Europe To The Stars
Europe To The Stars takes the viewer on an epic journey behind the scenes at the most productive ground-based observatory in the world, revealing the science, the history, the technology and the people.
The Sun, Our Living Star
The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived. Experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.
Phantom of the Universe
From the journey of protons racing through the world’s largest particle collider in Europe to up-close views of the Big Bang and emergent cosmos, Phantom of the Universe is a new fulldome planetarium show designed to immerse audiences in the search for dark matter.
The Hot and Energetic Universe
The planetarium documentary “The Hot and Energetic Universe” presents with the use of Immersive Visualisations and real images the achievements of the modern astronomy, the most advanced terrestrial and orbital observatories, the basic principles electromagnetic radiation and the natural phenomena related to the High Energy Astrophysics.
This event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Sky Festival 2020 which runs from 14th February to 1st March.
Planetarium bookings can be made via the Tan Hill website.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Friday 14th February 2020
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Tan Hill Inn on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.
Other events at Tan Hill Inn
See all 3 forthcoming events at this location.