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Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre

Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre

Libanus, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8ER, Wales

National Park Visitor Centre with great facilities and a dark sky location that offers fantastic views of the night sky. Regular Stargazing events are hosted here throughout the observing season September to April.


Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 25/06/22

    11° 58%
  • 25/06/22

    10° 18%
  • 26/06/22

    10° 77%
  • 26/06/22

    10° 79%

Weather forecast for Mynydd Illtyd (0.7 miles away) updated 25/06/22 at 12:00.




Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre. View these events on a calendar.

  • Solar Gazing with the Cardiff Astronomical Society

    Saturday 25th June 2022 from 10:00am to 16:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Green Space Dark Skies – Brecon Beacons National Park

    Wednesday 6th July 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Elan Valley Dark Sky Lodge

    Elan Village, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HP (24.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Penbont House Tearooms, Bed and Breakfast

    Penbont House, Elan Valley, LH6 5HS (25.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info