Dark Skies Festival Stargazing Activities for Adults

Dark Skies Festival Stargazing Activities for Adults

Tuesday 27th October 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Pinkery Centre for Outdoor Learning
Pinkery, Simonsbath, TA24 7LL

Designed for adults and older children, join our experienced Rangers and staff for an outdoor adventure then return to base for a stargazing presentation ‘In the Night Sky’ and activity session with expert guide Jo Richardson. If weather is poor an indoor presentation will be offered with social distancing measures in place.

This event is taking place as part of the Exmoor National Park Dark Skies Festival 2020.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 27/10/2020


Event organiser

Exmoor National Park

Exmoor National Park is organising this event

Please contact Exmoor National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



Forthcoming events

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  • Family Dark Skies Stargazing at the Pinkery Centre

    Tuesday 26th October 2021 from 19:00pm to 20:00pm

    Pinkery Centre for Outdoor Learning, Pinkery, Simonsbath, TA24 7LL

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    Exmoor National Park, Challacombe, EX31 4TS, South West (2.0 miles away)

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    Simonsbath, Minehead, TA24 7SH, South West (3.2 miles away)

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    9 Longmead, Lynton, EX35 6DQ (5.1 miles away)

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    Parracombe, North Devon, EX31 4QE (5.9 miles away)

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  • Westerclose House Cottages

    Withypool, Exmoor, TA24 7QR (8.2 miles away)

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