Starry Night Farm Visit with Stargazing and Supper

Starry Night Farm Visit with Stargazing and Supper

Friday 18th October 2019 from 16:15pm to 20:00pm

Exford Car Park
Chapel Street, Exford, TA24 7PP, South West

A unique chance to meet the farmers and the animals at a remote old Exmoor farm. As well enjoying a farmhouse supper by the large inglenook fireplace, you’ll be given a talk by a local stargazing expert from Exmoor Stargazers and he’ll also have his telescopes on hand to help guide you across the starry sky above (weather permitting). Booking required.

This event takes place as part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2019.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/10/2019


Event organiser

Exmoor National Park

Exmoor National Park is organising this event

Please contact Exmoor National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

Phone Shaun Bryant of West Country Farm & Food Tours to book on 01643 863002

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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