Cressing Temple Barns
Cressing, Braintree, CM77 8PD
Visit Cressing Temple Barns and find out more about the night sky, learn how to use telescopes and take part in other great fun activities with this fantastic event aimed at younger astronomers. On clear nights you will be able to look through telescopes! The club runs on the second Tuesday of each month from March through to August and is split into two age groups.
Primary school age: 7 – 11 years – 6pm to 7:30pm
Secondary school age: 11 – 17 years 7pm to 8:30pm
Cost is just £2 per child per session and is payable on the day. If space allows our co-ordinator may be able to accommodate children outside the age ranges. Please contact the Society to ask. Booking is essential with a form on the Society website to enable reservations.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 09/07/2019
North Essex Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact North Essex Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Tue 9th Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.