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Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre

Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre

Libanus, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8ER, Wales

National Park Visitor Centre with great facilities and a dark sky location that offers fantastic views of the night sky. Regular Stargazing events are hosted here throughout the observing season September to April.


Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 15/08/22

    19° 7%
  • 15/08/22

    16° 8%
  • 16/08/22

    15° 9%
  • 16/08/22

    15° 41%

Weather forecast for Mynydd Illtyd (0.7 miles away) updated 14/08/22 at 20:00.




Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre. View these events on a calendar.

  • Stargazing and Astrophotography in Brecon with Dark Sky Wales

    Tuesday 25th October 2022 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Stargazing and Astrophotography in Brecon with Dark Sky Wales

    Wednesday 26th October 2022 from 22:00pm to Thursday 27th October 2022 01:00am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Monday 14th November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Tuesday 15th November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Wednesday 16th November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Monday 21st November 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Forest Coal Pit, Abergavenny, Gwent, NP7 7LL (19.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Dolgoch Hostel

    Abergwesyn, Ceredigion, Dyfed, SY25 6NR, Wales (21.4 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Little Hill Lodges

    Little Hill Barn, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5NY (21.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Little Hill Lodges – Llandrindod Wells

    Little Hill Barn, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5NY (21.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Tyn Cornel Hostel

    Tregaron, Ceredigion, Dyfed, SY25 6PH, Wales (22.0 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

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  • Cwm Clyd Bunkhouse

    Claerwen Valley, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HF (23.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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