Stargazing at Cragside House

Saturday 10th February 2018 from 18:30pm to 21:00pm

Cragside - National Trust

Rothbury, Morpeth, NE65 7PX, North East


Visit the wonderful Cragside House and enjoy spectacular views of the Milky Way. Enjoy an introductory talk then join expert astronomers who will have their telescopes primed to observe fascinating deep space objects. Suitable for beginners and children aged 6+. Soup and hot drink included!

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


This event is being organised by National Trust who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Location darkness on Saturday 10th February 2018

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