Herstmonceux, Hailsham, BN27 1RN
Visit the fantastic facility that is the Observatory Science Centre at Herstmonceux for an evening looking through some of the country's largest telescopes. An astronomical presentation in the planetarium will take place if the weather is poor. Note that opening times vary throughout the year so please check with the venue.
This particular open evening is taking place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2019.
- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.
- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting
This event is being organised by Observatory Science Centre who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!
Please contact Observatory Science Centre directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Saturday 16th February 2019
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at The Observatory Science Centre on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.