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Gilling Castle

Gilling Castle

The Avenue, Gilling East, North Yorkshire, YO62 4HP

Gilling Castle occupies a beautiful location in the Howardian Hills AONB. Being away from light pollution means visitors can enjoy amazing views of the dark skies.


Gilling Castle is a private location and is only accessible out of normal hours for stargazing by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    16° 3%
  • 17/08/22

    14° 0%
  • 18/08/22

    12° 1%
  • 18/08/22

    12° 1%

Weather forecast for Gilling Castle Grounds (0.6 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Magical Moonlight Coastal Walk

    Saturday 8th October 2022 from 18:45pm to 21:00pm

    Robin Hood's Bay Car Park, Whitby, YO22 4QN (27.5 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Tuesday 11th October 2022 from 17:00pm to Wednesday 12th October 2022 12:00pm

    The Grand, York, York, YO1 6GD (15.5 miles away)

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  • Saturn and Jupiter Night at Sutton Bank

    Saturday 15th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Sutton Bank Star Hub, Thirsk, YO7 2EX (7.1 miles away)

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  • Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 21st October 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    East Ayton Village Hall, East Ayton, YO13 9HY (24.0 miles away)

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 21st October 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Priory Street Centre - York, York, YO1 6ET (15.7 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Cropton Cabins Holiday Park

    Cropton, Wrelton, North Yorkshire, YO18 8ES (13.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Rawcliffe House Farm

    Stape, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8JA (14.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Gumboots & Wellingtons

    Ellerburn, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LL (15.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Pheasant’s Roost Shepherd’s Hut

    Thorpe Bassett, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8LU (15.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Rose Cottage – Malton

    Thorpe Bassett, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8LU (15.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Middlehead Cottages – Stape

    Stape, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8HY (15.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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