Brecon - Llanthony Priory
Llanthony Priory, Llanthony, NP7 7NN
Join Astronomers from Dark Sky Wales at Llanthony Priory for a truly unique Stargazing experience.
Enjoy the wonders of the night sky from the grounds of the beautiful and evocative ruins of Llanthony Priory, situated in the picturesque Vale of Ewyas, close to the Black Mountains. These haunting remains are all that survives of one of the greatest buildings of medieval Wales.
Dark Sky Wales astronomers will guide you around the night sky telling tales of the constellations from both Greek and Celtic perspectives, before venturing deeper into space with telescopic observations of planets, galaxies and nebula.
Booking essential. Get in quick!!!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 27/10/2017
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 27th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.