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Solar observing with DASH Astro

Come along and take a closer look at the sun through special observing equipment...

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

On 11th August, between 11 and 3, join members of DASH Astro astronomical society to examine the sun more closely through special observation equipment. Look for sun spots, solar flares or prominences, and discover more about our closest star.

PLEASE BE AWARE - This event is contingent on the weather so may be postponed or cancelled at short notice.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

Welcome, and encouraged!

Meeting point

The scopes and equipment will be set up next door to the visitor welcome building.

What to bring and wear

Please dress suitably for the weather conditions on the day. Sturdy footwear is also advisable as some paths are uneven.

Accessibility

Accessible to all, but please note that this outdoor activity will take place on mixed terrain.

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