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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

  • 17/08/22

    15° 10%
  • 17/08/22

    14° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    13° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    13° 5%

Weather forecast for Mynydd Illtyd (0.7 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 12:00.




Forthcoming events

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

  • Stargazing and Astrophotography in Brecon with Dark Sky Wales

    Saturday 27th August 2022 from 21:30pm to Sunday 28th August 2022 00:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with Dark Sky Wales

    Wednesday 31st August 2022 from 01:00am to 03:00am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Stargazing with Dark Sky Wales and Cardiff Astronomical Society

    Friday 16th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Stargazing and Astrophotography in Brecon with Dark Sky Wales

    Wednesday 21st September 2022 from 21:30pm to Thursday 22nd September 2022 00:30am

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Brecon Beacons Dark Skies Festival 2022 – Gŵyl Awyr Dywyll 2022

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 19:00pm to Sunday 25th September 2022 21:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Solar viewing with Cardiff Astronomical Society

    Saturday 24th September 2022 from 10:00am to 16:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Crickhowell Railway Carriage

    Forest Coal Pit, Abergavenny, Gwent, NP7 7LL (19.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Dolgoch Hostel

    Abergwesyn, Ceredigion, Dyfed, SY25 6NR, Wales (21.4 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Little Hill Lodges – Llandrindod Wells

    Little Hill Barn, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5NY (21.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Little Hill Lodges

    Little Hill Barn, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5NY (21.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Tyn Cornel Hostel

    Tregaron, Ceredigion, Dyfed, SY25 6PH, Wales (22.0 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Cwm Clyd Bunkhouse

    Claerwen Valley, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HF (23.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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