Stargazing Weekend at Island Planetarium - October 2022

Stargazing Weekend at Island Planetarium - October 2022

Friday 21st October 2022 from 19:30pm to Sunday 23rd October 2022 22:15pm

Island Planetarium
Fort Victoria Country Park, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0RR

This special weekend event takes place at the Island Planetarium. It is a fantastic opportunity for everyone from complete beginners to serious amateur astronomers to spend a couple of nights under the dark skies of the Isle of Wight.

This event is a short, fun weekend course including using of many different telescopes with guidance from our astronomer instructors to help you explore the night sky. The event also includes thought-provoking educational presentations utilising the planetarium’s 360 immersive projector dome. Ideal for those looking to get into astronomy and veteran stargazers alike.

Prior booking is essential!

Please note that this has already taken place on 21/10/2022


Event organiser

West Wight Stargazing Group

West Wight Stargazing Group is organising this event

Please contact West Wight Stargazing Group directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Island Planetarium. View these events on our calendar, add them to your calendar or Google Calendar.

  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 5th March 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR

    More info
  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 2nd April 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 7th May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR

    More info
  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 4th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR

    More info
  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 6th August 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • DreamAcres – Cranborne Chase

    Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 4LP (25.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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