Events

Oct
21
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons with your very own astronomer for the evening in one of the world’s few Dark Sky areas!
Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!

Oct
27
Fri
Stargazing And Astrophotography Elan Valley @ Elan Valley
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Stargazing And Astrophotography Elan Valley @ Elan Valley

A unique opportunity for you to be part of a small group of 15 like minded individuals enjoying the dark skies of Wales. On the eveing you will be accompanied by two astronomers who will guide you around the night sky from constellations to nebula, learning the mythology and science of astronomy. No experience needed just an enthusiasm to learn more about the night sky and why not bring a camera or use ours to record your experience.
All astronomical equipment is provided but please wrap up warm as the mountain can become very cold.

Oct
28
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus
Oct 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus

Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas

Nov
10
Fri
Stargazing And Astrophotography Elan Valley @ Elan Valley
Nov 10 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Stargazing And Astrophotography Elan Valley @ Elan Valley

A unique opportunity for you to be part of a small group of 15 like minded individuals enjoying the dark skies of Wales. On the eveing you will be accompanied by two astronomers who will guide you around the night sky from constellations to nebula, learning the mythology and science of astronomy. No experience needed just an enthusiasm to learn more about the night sky and why not bring a camera or use ours to record your experience.
All astronomical equipment is provided but please wrap up warm as the mountain can become very cold.

Nov
11
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus

Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas

Nov
18
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus

Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas

Nov
25
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus
Nov 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus

Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas

Dec
9
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus

Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas

Dec
15
Fri
Stargazing And Astrophotography Elan Valley @ Elan Valley
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing And Astrophotography Elan Valley @ Elan Valley

A unique opportunity for you to be part of a small group of 15 like minded individuals enjoying the dark skies of Wales. On the eveing you will be accompanied by two astronomers who will guide you around the night sky from constellations to nebula, learning the mythology and science of astronomy. No experience needed just an enthusiasm to learn more about the night sky and why not bring a camera or use ours to record your experience.
All astronomical equipment is provided but please wrap up warm as the mountain can become very cold.

Dec
16
Sat
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing and Astrophotography Brecon Beacons @ Brecon Beacons Visitor Centre Libanus

Take a tour of the night sky, viewing familiar and unfamiliar constellations of the northern hemisphere, find various deep sky objects such as the Orion Nebula and learn the correct use of binoculars and navigation via star maps. You will also be shown how to set up a telescope correctly before viewing and then photographing some of the magnificent sights in the night sky. No prior knowledge or equipment needed, but feel free to bring both!
Duration: 3 hours
Small group astronomy tuition
Use telescopes to take night sky pictures
Learn how to recognise constellations
Visit one of Britain’s few Dark Sky areas