Stars and stories by the campfire

Gaze at the night sky and settle down for supper and starry stories by the campfire. Meet us at Heath Barn in Comer Woods.

  • Booking essential

Join Shropshire Astronomical Society and discover Dudmaston after dark. Find out all about the star constellations above us before settling down to supper and stories by the campfire.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £15.00
    inc small snack and hot drink
  • Child £10.00
    inc small snack and hot drink

The basics

Booking details
Call 01746 780866
Please check our website for online booking details in mid May.
This event is suitable for children over 5 years old.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet us at Heath Barn in Comer Woods. The barn is a few minutes walk from the car park.
What to bring and wear
Please wear warm waterproof clothing and shoes suitable for the outdoors. Bring a blanket or fold out chair to sit on.
Unfortunately we cannot welcome dogs to this event.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
28 September 2019 19:00 - 21:30 Available

Contact Info

Visitor Services
Call 01746 782832

Upcoming events

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Tue 16 Jul 2019
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Forest School in Comer Woods with Take a Leaf

Fri 19 Jul 2019
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Wed 24 Jul 2019
Join us for an afternoon of mud, marvellous mud! Have a go at No. 13 Make a Mud Creation from the National Trust's 50 things to do before you're 11¾.

Come out and play in Comer Woods

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Join us in Heath Meadow for playtime this summer. Have a game of bat and ball or try your hand at soft archery - there's something for everyone to try.

Outdoor theatre - Gangsta Granny

Tue 30 Jul 2019
Gangsta Granny is the tale of a bored boy who discovers his kindly grandma was a former jewel thief. Together they hatch a plan to steal the Crown Jewels... what can go wrong?