Stargazing this weekend

Find public stargazing events taking place this coming weekend

The map below shows locations of public stargazing events taking place this coming weekend. Many events are free of charge or where a small donation is asked for however all are accessible to the public and involve some element of observing or stargazing should weather permit. If you are planning to attend an event where no prior booking is required we advise you contact the event organisers first as some events are subject to change. Clear skies!

Public Observing at Simon Langton Grammar School

Join members of South East Kent Astronomical Society for this one of their regular public stargazing events that take place on the first Friday of each month from October through to March. Away from the worst of the light pollution the city of...

Tonight from 19:00

05/03/21
18:00
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Sigma Astronomy Club Meeting

Everyone (including non-members) are welcome to attend this one of Sigma Astronomy Club's regular monthly meetings. Each meeting consists of a talk or presentation on a variety of astronomical topics and a break for tea and coffee! If the weather...

Tonight from 19:00

05/03/21
18:00
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Stargazing with Aylesbury Astronomical Society

Every Friday night during the observing season (September through to end of May) and weather permitting the members of Aylesbury Astronomy Society hold observing sessions at their out-of-town observatory located near the village of Upper...

Tonight from 19:00

05/03/21
18:00
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Wealden Astronomers Monthly Meeting & Observing

Join the Wealden Astronomers, a small and very welcoming astronomical group, for this one of their regular first Friday of every month meetings. Enjoy a presentation on an astronomical topic and then, if the skies allow, observing afterwards. Arrive...

Tonight from 19:00

05/03/21
18:00
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Rosse Observatory Open Evening

Everyone is invited to join members of West Yorkshire Astronomical Society for this one of their regular open evenings at Rosse Observatory. These take place every Tuesday and Friday with Tuesday evenings being primarily for members (and tend to be...

Tonight from 19:15

05/03/21
18:00
5%

Brian Joynes Observatory Observing Evening

Members of the public are invited to join enthusiastic astronomers from Doncaster Astronomical Society for this one of their regular Friday evening observing sessions from their fantastic observatory located at the Austerfield Field Study Centre....

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
8%

Callington Astronomy Group Meeting & Stargazing

Join astronomers from Callington Community Astronomy Group for this one of their regular meetings that take place on the first Friday of each month from September through to June. Event includes a talk/presentation and observing afterwards weather...

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
3%

Callington Astronomy Group Meeting & Stargazing

Join astronomers from Callington Community Astronomy Group for this one of their regular meetings that take place on the first Friday of each month from September through to June. Event includes a talk/presentation and observing afterwards weather...

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
3%

Maidenhead Astronomical Society Meeting & Observing

Members of the public are invited to join astronomers from Maidenhead Astronomical Society for this one of their regular monthly meetings that take place on the first Friday of each month (except July and August). Enjoy presentations on various...

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
8%

Public Star Show at Wynyard Planetarium

Enjoy a Public Star Show at Wynyard Planetarium on the first, third (and fifth) Friday of each month. These events are ideal for families including younger astronomers and include an astronomical presentation using the planetarium dome and a guided...

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
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South Downs Astronomical Society Meeting

Join the members of the South Downs Astronomical Society for this one of their regular first Friday of each month (except August) meetings at Chichester Planetarium. Everyone is welcome to attend with a small on the door fee payable by non-members.

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
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Stargazing at High Force Waterfall

Discover the magic of the night skies at this stargazing event at High Force Waterfall.Walk down to the stunning High Force waterfall, learning about the unique landscape and what makes it so special as you go. Once you’ve arrived, you'll have...

Tonight from 19:30

05/03/21
18:00
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Altrincham and District Astronomical Society Meeting

Altrincham and District Astronomical Society meet on the first Friday of each month from September through to June. At each meeting the Society tries to have an event such as a sky viewing, show and tell, what’s visible at the present time or a...

Tonight from 20:00

05/03/21
18:00
8%

Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

Everyone is welcome to join the friendly and enthusiastic members of Chesterfield Astronomical Society at this one of their weekly Friday night observatory open evenings! There is no need to book for this casual stargazing session -- just pop in if...

Tonight from 20:00

05/03/21
18:00
5%

Nene Valley Astronomical Society Star Night Observing

Everyone is invited to join astronomers from Nene Valley Astronomical Society for this one of their regular observing sessions held every Friday during the observing season (September through to April) at their favoured dark sky location of...

Tonight from 20:00

05/03/21
18:00
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Observing at High Legh Community Observatory

Everyone is invited to join the members of High Legh Astronomical Society to their charming and welcoming observatory for this one of their regular Friday evening open nights.Please note that the observatory will be open only if the weather is...

Tonight from 20:00

05/03/21
18:00
4%

Stanion and Northants Astronomy Club Meeting

Members of the public are invited to join astronomers from the Stanion and Northants Astronomy Club for this one of their regular monthly meetings.  In addition to an astronomical presentation if time and weather allow there will also be observing...

Tonight from 20:00

05/03/21
18:00
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Jim Savage-Lowden Observatory Public Open Evening

On Friday and Saturday evenings each month throughout the observing season (September through to March) members from Highlands Astronomical Society open the doors to their Jim Savage-Lowden Observatory to the public for observing sessions.Note...

Tonight from 21:00

05/03/21
21:00
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Failand Observatory Public Open Night

From October through to April the welcoming members of Bristol Astronomical Society open their Failand observatory to the public on most clear Saturday nights if the weather forecast allows for observing... A notice will be shown on the Bristol...

Saturday 6th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

06/03/21
18:00
8%

Norman Fisher Observatory at Kenley Open Night

Members of Croydon Astronomical Society open the doors of their fantastic observatory near Kenley to the public every Saturday evening between Autumn (around mid-August) through to early Summer (around mid-May).Events are subject to good...

Saturday 6th March 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

06/03/21
18:00
8%

Stargazing at Raby Castle

Discover the magic of the night skies with a stargazing experience for two at Raby Castle. Enjoy a walk through the gardens learning about the unique building and what makes it so special as you go. You'll have the chance to light up the Castle and...

Saturday 6th March 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

06/03/21
18:00
3%

Stargazing Saturday at the Astronomy Centre

Every Saturday night (weather permitting) the Astronomy Centre opens its observatory doors to the public for an evening of stargazing. This is perhaps the best equipped observatory in the UK hosting a wide range of large aperture telescopes. Please...

Saturday 6th March 2021 from 19:30pm to 23:30pm

06/03/21
18:00
1%

Jim Savage-Lowden Observatory Public Open Evening

On Friday and Saturday evenings each month throughout the observing season (September through to March) members from Highlands Astronomical Society open the doors to their Jim Savage-Lowden Observatory to the public for observing sessions.Note...

Saturday 6th March 2021 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

06/03/21
21:00
8%

Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Everyone is invited to join the enthusiastic members of Sunderland Astronomical Society for an evening of stargazing and observing through their large aperture telescopes. If you need assistance with your own telescope you are welcome to bring it...

Sunday 7th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

07/03/21
18:00
8%

Public Observing at Bruce Observatory

Everyone is invited to join astronomers from Whitby & District Astronomical Society for this one of their regular Sunday evening public observing sessions at the Bruce Observatory which take place during the observing season from September...

Sunday 7th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

07/03/21
18:00
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