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Stargazing in Cumbria

Find the best places to stargaze in Cumbria including dark sky locations, public stargazing events, observatories and stargazing accommodation.


Stargazing events in Cumbria

  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 2nd June 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT

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  • Summer Solstice Sunrise from Scafell Pike

    Monday 20th June 2022 from 23:50pm to Tuesday 21st June 2022 08:00am

    Wasdale Head Car Park - Lake District, Santon Bridge, CA20 1EX

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 7th July 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT

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  • Eddington Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 4th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kendal Museum, Kendal, LA9 6BT

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 7th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 4th November 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 2nd December 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 6th January 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT

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  • Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Friday 3rd February 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Trinity Church Centre - Barrow-in-Furness, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 5HT

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Stargazing locations in Cumbria

  • Blea Tarn Car Park – Lake District

    Little Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9PG

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  • Bowness Knott Car Park – Lake District

    Croasdale, Ennerdale Bridge, Cumbria, CA23 3AU

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  • Campfield Marsh Nature Reserve

    Bowness-on-Solway, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 5AF

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  • Clesketts Car Park

    RSPB Geltsdale, Forest Head, Cumbria, CA8

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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  • Crummock Water Car Park – Lake District

    B5289 North of Buttermere, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9XA

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  • Devoke Water

    Austhwaite Brow, Holmrook, Cumbria, CA19 1TJ

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  • Grizedale Forest

    Grizedale Forest Visitor Centre, Grizedale, Cumbria, LA22 0QJ

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  • High Brow Crossroads

    High Row, Dockray, Cumbria, CA11 0LG

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  • Knarsdale with Kirkhaugh Cairns Community Hall

    Slaggyford, Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 7NP, North East

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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  • Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre

    Ennerdale, Cleator, Cumbria, CA23 3AX

    Dark Sky Discovery Site

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Stargazing accommodation in Cumbria

  • Brookfield Guest House – Keswick

    Penrith Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4LJ

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Cambridge House Hotel – Millom

    1 Cambridge Street, Millom, Cumbria, LA18 5BD

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  • Cranmore House – Nenthead

    Holmsfoot, Nenthead, Cumbria, CA9 3LS

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  • Greenah Bed & Breakfast

    Matterdale, Thackthwaite, Cumbria, CA11 0SA

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  • Greenends Holiday Cottages

    Nenthead, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3NA

    Stay & Gaze

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