Bawsey Country Park on the outskirts of King’s Lynn offers respite from local light pollution and is a fantastic place to stargaze. The site is accessible to the public overnight, and a small parking charge applies. The venue hosts stargazing events in collaboration with the King’s Lynn & District Astronomy Society.
Location events organiser
King's Lynn & Distict Astronomy Society organises events at this location
Please contact King's Lynn & Distict Astronomy Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location
Weather forecast for King's Lynn (3.4 miles away) updated 11/12/23 at 12:00.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. 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. See our dark sky calendar for more details.
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