Mills Observatory Open Night

Tuesday 12th February 2019 from 17:00pm to 22:00pm

Mills Observatory

Glamis Road, Balgay Park, Dundee, DD2 2UB


Description

Everyone is invited to join the astronomers at Mills Observatory for this one of their regular free weekday evening open nights through the Winter season (October 2018 to March 2019).

Observe breathtaking views of the moon and planets and see some of the brighter star-clusters, nebulae and galaxies through their huge state-of-the-art 16 inch diameter telescope.

With free admission and free parking these events offer a fantastic family evening out and great value too! No booking required -- just turn up!

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Mills Observatory who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

No booking is required for these events, simply turn up on the evening!

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Other events at this location

Mills Observatory Open Days - Summer 2019

Saturday 24th August 2019 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

Mills Observatory Open Days - Summer 2019

Saturday 31st August 2019 from 12:30pm to 16:00pm

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