Portsmouth History Dockyard
Victory Gate, Portsmouth, PO1 3LJ, South East
Join in on an evening of astronomy, stargazing and space related activities at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard! Learn how sailors once navigated the seas using the stars, observe distant objects through telescopes and rub shoulders with astrophysicists and cosmologists from the University of Portsmouth. With lots of activities to suit all ages this is an amazing event which the whole family will enjoy. Admission is free however a ticket reservation is required.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 30/01/2018
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.
Tue 30th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.