Leonids Shooting Stars at the Observatory Science Centre

Leonids Shooting Stars at the Observatory Science Centre

Saturday 18th November 2023 from 18:00pm to Sunday 19th November 2023 00:00am

The Observatory Science Centre
Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1RN

The debris left behind by the comet Tempel-Tuttle gives rise to the Leonids meteor shower and the debris trail left behind by comet Encke gives rise to the Taurid meteor shower. Join us for a warming curry and informative talk before heading out to try and spot some meteors (shooting stars). If the weather is good you will also have an opportunity to look through an historic telescope; we have some of the largest working telescopes in the country.

Please note that this has already taken place on 18/11/2023


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