Glen Tanar Visitor Centre

Glen Tanar Visitor Centre

Glen Tanar, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34 5EU

The Glen Tanar Charitable Trust Visitor Centre is a stargazing location officially recognised as a Dark Sky Discovery Site.


Glen Tanar Visitor 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

  • 12/04/24

    15° 32%
  • 12/04/24

    12° 63%
  • 13/04/24

    3%
  • 13/04/24

    0%

Weather forecast for Aboyne (1.6 miles away) updated 12/04/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Moon in the Square Telescope Session

    Tuesday 16th April 2024 from 21:00pm to 22:15pm

    Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre, Tomintoul, AB37 9ET (23.8 miles away)

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  • Informal Stargazing with Aberdeen Astronomical Society

    Tuesday 23rd April 2024 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    The Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, AB39 3UL (26.7 miles away)

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  • Informal Stargazing with Aberdeen Astronomical Society

    Tuesday 28th May 2024 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    The Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, AB39 3UL (26.7 miles away)

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  • Informal Stargazing with Aberdeen Astronomical Society

    Tuesday 25th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    The Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, AB39 3UL (26.7 miles away)

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  • Informal Stargazing with Aberdeen Astronomical Society

    Tuesday 23rd July 2024 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    The Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, AB39 3UL (26.7 miles away)

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