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Stargazing in Yorkshire and The Humber

The Yorkshire and Humber offer a wide variety of stargazing destinations at some of the best dark sky locations in the UK.

The region is home to the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors Dark Sky Reserves, collectively one of the most significant dark sky areas in Europe. A stargazer’s paradise!



Stargazing events in Yorkshire and The Humber

  • Huddersfield Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Tuesday 18th January 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Lockwood Park Bowling Pavilion, Huddersfield, HD4 6EN

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  • Rosse Observatory open evening

    Tuesday 18th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

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  • Astrocampus Observing Evening – Winter 2022

    Thursday 20th January 2022 from 18:30pm to 19:30pm

    Astrocampus - University of York, York, YO10 5DD

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Thursday 20th January 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT

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  • Wakefield & District Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 20th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Henry Boons, Wakefield, WF2 9SR

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT

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  • Brough Observatory informal open evening

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Brough Observatory, Brough, HU15 1BB

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  • Rosse Observatory open evening

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

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  • Scarborough and Ryedale Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    East Ayton Village Hall, East Ayton, YO13 9HY

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Priory Street Centre - York, York, YO1 6ET

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Stargazing locations in Yorkshire and The Humber

  • Astrocampus – University of York

    Heslington West Campus, York, YO10 5DD

    Observatory

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  • Beacon Hill Observatory

    Montgomery Road, Cleethorpes, DN35

    Astronomical Society, Observatory

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  • Blakey Ridge Car Park

    Blakey Bank, Church Houses, YO62 7LQ

    Aurora Viewpoint, Go Stargazing Site

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  • Boggle Hole Car Park

    Mill Bank, Whitby, YO22 4UQ

    Go Stargazing Site

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  • Brian Joynes Observatory

    Austerfield Field Study Centre, Doncaster, DN10 6RG

    Astronomical Society, Observatory

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  • Brough Observatory

    Prescott Avenue, Brough, HU15 1BB

    Astronomical Society, Observatory

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  • Bruce Observatory – Whitby School

    Prospect Hill, Whitby, YO21 1LA

    Astronomical Society, Observatory

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  • Buckden National Park

    Dalegarth, Buckden, BD23 5JU

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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  • Chop Gate Village Hall Car Park

    Chop Gate, Great Broughton, TS9 7JW

    Recommended Stargazing Site

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  • Clay Bank Car Park – Forestry Commission

    Great Broughton, Middlesbrough, TS9 7JA

    Go Stargazing Site

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Stargazing accommodation in Yorkshire and The Humber

  • Broadrake Bunkbarn & Workshops

    Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX, Yorkshire and The Humber

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Butt House Guest House – Keld

    Keld, Thwaite, DL11 6LJ

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Grange – Helmsley

    Carlton, Helmsley, YO62 5HH

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Lodge – Helmsley

    53 Bondgate, Helmsley, YO62 5EY

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carr House Farm Bed and Breakfast – Ampleforth

    Ampleforth, York, YO62 4ED

    Stay & Gaze

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