Stargazing - sold out

Explore the winter night sky through a telescope with expert astronomers

  • Booking essential

Nearly 90% of people in the UK can't see the Milky Way from where they live, but at this time of year it arches overhead above Cragside. Join expert astronomers for an introductory talk then head outside to look through their powerful telescopes to spot star clusters and galaxies. Soup and a hot drink are also included.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £15.00
  • Child £7.50
    ages 6-16

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitable for ages 6 and over
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
What to bring and wear
Wrap up warm and bring binoculars if you have them. You're also welcome to bring camp chairs and blankets.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
25 November 2017 18:30 - 21:00 Sold out

Contact Info

Call 01669 620333

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Explore the winter night sky through a telescope with expert astronomers

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