Castell Henllys Iron Age Fort
Velindre, Meline, SA41 3UR
Have the night skies changed since the Iron Age? Find out at our Dark Skies star gazing event. Experts will be on hand to tell you about the different constellations visible in the night sky. Gaze through one of the telescopes to see the wonders of the Universe. Listen to an astronomical talk or learn how to take your own photographs of the night sky. Refreshments available in the café.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 28/10/2016
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 28th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.