Glamis Road, Balgay Park, Dundee, DD2 2UB
Join the astronomers at Mills Observatory for this one of their regular free weekend open days through the Winter season (October through to March).
Observe the Sun through special solar telescopes and enjoy a show in their planetarium (selected dates). There are loads of things to see and do, and with free admission and free parking, these events offer a fantastic family day out and excellent value too!
No booking is required to attend the observatory; however, prior booking is necessary for the planetarium shows.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sun 30th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.