York Knavesmire

York Knavesmire

Knavesmire Road, York, YO23 1ER

Location for public stargazing events organised by York Astronomical Society away from the very worst of the city’s light pollution.


Private venue - location accessible only by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Location events organiser

The York Astronomical Society

The York Astronomical Society organises events at this location

Please contact The York Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 22/09/21

    16° 1%
  • 22/09/21

    15° 0%
  • 23/09/21

    15° 5%
  • 23/09/21

    15° 8%

Weather forecast for York Racecourse (0.7 miles away) updated 21/09/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Thursday 23rd September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Low Dalby, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT (28.2 miles away)

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  • Brough Observatory informal open evening

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Brough Observatory, Prescott Avenue, Brough, HU15 1BB (26.0 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Low Dalby, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT (28.2 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Saturday 25th September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Low Dalby, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT (28.2 miles away)

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  • Brough Astronomy Club meeting

    Monday 27th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Brough Observatory, Prescott Avenue, Brough, HU15 1BB (26.0 miles away)

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