Dark Skies of the South Downs (ticketed)

Thursday 25 January 2018
6.30pm - 7.30pm


The Talk

Join us for an indoors illustrated talk on the skies above us, the best places to view various constellations in our area, the equipment needed and why dark sky reserves are important. Then, as weather dependent extra at the end of the course, go outside and have the chance to try out some equipment and scan the night sky.

The Speaker

Dan Oakley, South Downs National Park.

Participant information

The talk will start with refreshments at 6pm and will begin at 6.30pm . Please bring suitable warm outdoor clothing and as part of this talk may take place outside.

Fee and refreshments

£10 per person to include tea, coffee and cake from 6pm. Please let the Museum know in advance if you have any special dietary requirements. Course participants must be aged 16 years and over. If participants are under 18 years old they must be accompanied by an adult (18 years and over).


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