Cragside - National Trust
Rothbury, Morpeth, NE65 7PX, North East
This is one of the best times of year to see star clusters, galaxies, and the swirling clouds where stars are born. The team at Cragside House will have a colourful talk and give you chance to handle space rocks billions of years old, as well as take you on a tour of the constellations to spy wonders with telescopes. Suitable for adults and youngsters over six years old. Ticket includes soup and hot drink.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/01/2020
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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 Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.