See our telescopes for beginners guide and mobile app

The Star Barn - Ingram Valley

The Star Barn - Ingram Valley

Ingram Valley Farm, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 4LT

Surrounded by the stunning scenery of Ingram Valley in the Northumberland National Park, The Star Barn is very aptly named, sitting in one of the country’s best ‘dark skies’ astronomy areas.

Beautifully renovated and with all the modern amenities you need for a relaxing break, The Star Barn is a perfect spot for couples or small families to get away from it all.

At The Star Barn, you can hire a Telescope, Space torches, Star Charts, and Deck Chairs and View Live Star Data!


Stay & gaze - this location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks. If you visit and find that the location is not dark sky friendly please let us know!

Book direct

Weather forecast

  • 01/07/22

    15° 40%
  • 01/07/22

    12° 2%
  • 02/07/22

    12° 38%
  • 02/07/22

    12° 49%

Weather forecast for Powburn (3.0 miles away) updated 01/07/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

Display nearby events on a calendar
  • Northumberland Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 14th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre and Observatory, Amble, NE65 0JR (18.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Northumberland Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 28th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre and Observatory, Amble, NE65 0JR (18.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Northumberland Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre and Observatory, Amble, NE65 0JR (18.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Northumberland Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 25th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre and Observatory, Amble, NE65 0JR (18.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Astrophotography on Holy Island

    Saturday 27th August 2022 from 21:30pm to 23:30pm

    Holy Island Chare Ends Car Park, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2SE (17.7 miles away)

    More info