Upcoming Astronomy Events

As a service to our community, Sky & Telescope lists astronomy-related events, including star parties, observatory public nights, astronomy talks, and more. Star parties offer dark skies and astronomical fellowship and often cater to families and feature special activities for kids. Public nights give the general public a chance to view the sky through large telescopes, and public talks are a great place to learn the fundamentals of the science and the craft.
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Norman Lockyer Observatory Open Evening

September 22, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Enjoy a fabulous stargazing evening with family and friends! Learn about the history of the telescopes at the Norman Lockyer Observatory, including a short talk (with a different topic each evening), planetarium presentation of what is visible in the night skies, a tour of the technology centre and observing using the observatory telescopes, weather permitting. No booking is required; turn up on the night! An entrance fee applies.


September 22, 2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT


Norman Lockyer Observatory
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norman lockyer observatory
Salcombe Hill`
Sidmouth, Devon EX10 0NY United Kingdom
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01395 579941
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