Stowe House - National Trust
Stowe, Buckingham, MK18 5EH, South East
Back due to popular demand! A fun filled evening of star gazing discovery! Join us and UK Astronomy for a unique opportunity to learn all about our solar system, its constellations and experience the sky above Stowe, like never before!
We will start with a fun & fascinating talk about our solar system in one of our beautiful State Rooms, followed by a chance to head out onto the South Front to see it for ourselves!
Light refreshments are included within the ticket price. Please wrap up warm and wear appropriate footwear. Feel free to bring your own telescopes or binoculars.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/02/2020
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 18th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.