The Observatory Science Centre
Herstmonceux, Hailsham, BN27 1RN
This unique evening will be a fabulous trip time and space. Be prepared to meet the Captain, Einstein, the Historian and the Space Explorer. In preparation for your adventure the evening begins with a delicious curry, rice and poppadums, a cash bar will be available to fortify yourself for the evening ahead. As the bell tolls, your journey will commence. Armed with a map and an invitation the clock starts ticking… When the daylight fades into the darkness of night, you will be able to experience the skies through the historic telescopes.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/05/2019
Observatory Science Centre is organising this event
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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.
Sat 18th May
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.