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Astronomy in the Forest

Join us for an evening of astronomy for beginners. Learn about the history of astronomy, from what the ancients believed to present day thinking. Find out which equipment would be best for you and tips on how to use it. Learn observing techniques and discover the basics of astrophotography using even point and shoot cameras.


Event details

When is the event?

Friday 19 January 2018

What time is it on?

5.30pm – 9.30pm with viewing time afterwards.

How much?


Do I need to book?

Bookings and payment in advance essential, payment non-refundable. Children must be accompanied.

For more information or to make a booking, please call Lindsey on 0300 067 5467 or email

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