Durham Dales Centre
Castle Gardens, Stanhope, DL13 2FJ
Enjoy the dark skies of the North Pennines at the Durham Dales Centre for this special stargazing event. Experienced astronomers from three different local societies will be on hand with their telescopes, expertise and enthusiasm to guide you around the starry skies above. All ages are welcome however remember to dress up warm… Admission is free — no booking required just turn up!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 30/11/2017
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.
Thu 30th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.