Moon Day at Elan Valley

Sunday 21st July 2019 from 10:00am to 16:00pm

Elan Valley - Visitor Centre

Elan Village, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HP, Wales


The Elan Valley Dark Sky Park will be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing by having a Moon Day, held at the Visitor Centre and Penbont House. Celebrate this special day with us with fun, astronomy themed activities for all ages. Activities held at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre and Penbont House. Elan Links History group will be asking you for your memories of the Lunar Landing on 20th July, 1969. We will also be showing the Lunar Landing as it was broadcast on CBS and other videos related to the Moon. All events are free and some require booking.

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This event is being organised by Elan Valley International Dark Sky Park 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!


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