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Dark Sky Stargazing

Type: Special Events

Brockholes Nature Reserve
Preston New Road
Samlesbury
Preston
Lancashire
PR5 0UG

Tel: 01772 872 000

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Dark Sky Stargazing

Come and join stargazing without Moonlight at Brockholes. Our local astronomers will have telescopes on hand to show you the wonders of the night sky. Orion is high in the sky to the South so we aim to show you the wonderful Orions nebula – a gas cloud in space where stars are forming before our eyes. Venus is also on show as an evening star …. The event will go ahead cloudy or clear, if the weather doesn’t play along, we will be inside talking about astronomy, showing fascinating images and films while there will be telescopes and meteorites to wonder at.

Please book early - places are limited.

This event is only suitable for children aged 8+ who are able to sit and listen to a speaker.

The ticket price includes free parking and hot drinks and biscuits.

Come dressed for the weather wearing warm clothing and sturdy footwear.

Meet on the floating Visitor Village ready for a 8.00pm start we should be finished around 10.30pm.

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