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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

  • 28/06/22

    19° 11%
  • 28/06/22

    16° 52%
  • 29/06/22

    14° 64%
  • 29/06/22

    13° 62%

Weather forecast for Gilling Castle Grounds (0.6 miles away) updated 28/06/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Star Glamp Weekend at Little Seed Field

    Friday 25th November 2022 from 18:00pm to Sunday 27th November 2022 12:00pm

    Little Seed Field Glamping, Ripon, HG4 3PU (25.4 miles away)

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  • Whitby and District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 6th December 2022 from 19:30pm to 20:15pm

    Bruce Observatory - Whitby School, Whitby, YO21 1LA (27.3 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Thursday 12th January 2023 from 17:00pm to Friday 13th January 2023 12:00pm

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

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Monday 30th January 2023 from 17:00pm to Tuesday 31st January 2023 12:00pm

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

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Tuesday 14th February 2023 from 17:00pm to Wednesday 15th February 2023 12:00pm

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

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Ampleforth, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4ED (3.1 miles away)

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  • Carlton Lodge – Helmsley

    53 Bondgate, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5EY (4.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Grange – Helmsley

    Carlton, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5HH (6.9 miles away)

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  • High Farm – Beadlam Rigg

    Beadlam Rigg, Pockley, North Yorkshire, YO62 7TG (7.8 miles away)

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  • Easterside Farm

    Hawnby, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5QT (8.7 miles away)

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  • Noelle’s Cottages – Middleton Hall

    Middleton Hall, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8NX (11.9 miles away)

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