Shildon National Railway Museum
Dale Road Industrial Estate, Shildon, DL4 2RE, North East
The National Railway Museum in Shildon hosts an exhibition from 22nd November 2017 to 15th January 2018 featuring the actual Soyuz spacecraft that returned British Astronaut Tim Peake to Earth! You can even experience this 400km journey yourself in Virtual Reality!
The event this evening also features stargazing and observing through telescopes in collaboration with Durham Astronomical Society — weather permitting of course!
And it’s free of charge! (small additional cost for VR experience)
Please note that this event has already taken place on 06/01/2018
Sat 6th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.