Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with your very own astronomer for the evening in one of the world’s few Dark Sky areas!
Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas
Who is it for?All ages – Family
Tickets : How to get tickets?
At the door: If available. – call & check if available
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: Saturday, August 26, 2017 | 22:00 PM to Sunday, August 27, 2017 | 1:00 AM
Venue & Address : Brecon Beacons National Park & Plas y Ffynnon, Cambrian Way,, Brecon, LD3 7HP United Kingdom
Dark Sky Wales
Plas y Ffynnon, Cambrian Way,, Brecon, LD3 7HP United Kingdom
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