Star Party 2016

Wrap up warm and come join the Bristol Astronomical Society for an evening of seasonal star gazing. £5 *Please register your interest by emailing starparty@nationaltrust.org.uk The event will take place on ONE of the evenings in the date range...

  • Booking essential

Wrap up warm and come join the Bristol Astronomical Society for an evening of seasonal star gazing. £5 *Please register your interest by emailing starparty@nationaltrust.org.uk

The event will take place on ONE of the evenings in the date range. The final date will be decided on according to the forecast closer to the time.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01275461900
Please register your interest by emailing starparty@nationaltrust.org.uk
Suitability
Accompanied children very welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Pleasehead to the main visitor car park where you will be greeted by a member of staff in a high-vis jacket. Please be aware that it will be very dark on drive through the estate.
What to bring and wear
Wear warm, appropriate outdoor clothing and bring a torch. If you have a pair of binoculars pop them in a bag too. We would also recommend a thermos of a nice hot drink!
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible, but most telescopes cannot be viewed through from a wheelchair.
Other
Please bring the correct money for your ticket which is £5 per person. During the star party please do not use a smart phone or tablet computer, e.g. Ipad, to look at astronomy apps. The light from these devices makes it hard for you and others to see faint objects through the telescopes.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
29 September 2016 19:30 - 21:30
30 September 2016 19:30 - 21:30
1 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
2 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
3 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
21 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
22 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
23 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
24 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
25 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
26 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
27 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
28 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
29 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
30 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
31 October 2016 19:30 - 21:30
19 November 2016 19:30 - 21:30
20 November 2016 19:30 - 21:30
21 November 2016 19:30 - 21:30
22 November 2016 19:30 - 21:30

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Contact Info

Name
Star Party
Email
starparty@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01275 461964

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19:30-21:30
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