Marlborough College, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1PA
Charles Barclay and the Friends of the Blackett Observatory welcome you to Stargazing in this special and unique location above Marlborough Town. Be prepared to be amazed – these local experts will introduce you to the wonders of the night sky, as long as it is a clear night!
Two sessions are available to book on the evening, the first starting at 19:15 pm and the second 20:15 pm.
This event takes place as part of the Marlborough Dark Skies Fest 2021.
Please note that this has already taken place on 29/10/2021
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.
Fri 29th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.