Stargazing Evening at Sherwood Forest

Saturday 10th February 2018 from 18:45pm to 22:15pm

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre

Edwinstowe, Mansfield, NG21 9HN, East Midlands


Description

Organised by Nottinghamshire County Council in collaboration with Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society this public stargazing event offers the opportunity to explore the skies above Sherwood Forest. Look through a number of telescopes at various deep sky objects and enjoy an astronomical presentation in the comfort of the visitor centre. Wrap up warm and wear good foot-ware! Booking required with ticket including free hot drink!

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


Bookings

Nottinghamshire County Council are organising and taking bookings for this event.

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

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

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Event Location

Loading Map....

Event Organised By

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre

Add to favourites

To add this location to your favourites and receive optional stargazing event notifications simply login or register.

Ideas for Christmas

Ideal presents for enthusiastic astronomers including advice on telescopes for beginners, astronomy books and stargazing experience vouchers.

Astronomy Supplies

Go Stargazing recommends First Light Optics for their wide range of telescopes and accessories, great value and excellent customer service...


Other events at this location

Sherwood Pines Star Party

Saturday 5th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Register to receive stargazing event notifications