YOUR OWN PURPOSE-BUILT WINDOW ON THE UNIVERSE
This event is part of the second annual North Pennines Stargazing Festival running between 20 Oct-04 Nov 2018, during Half-Term. Organised by the North Pennines AONB Partnership and supported by: Durham County Council; Northumberland County Council and Visit County Durham, the 2018 Stargazing Festival will take advantage of the area's stunning dark skyscape with 30 events over the two weeks unlocking the wonders of the night sky. If you are an existing Supporting Members of North Pennines Observatory you can enjoy discounted ticket prices for some paid-for events during the festival.
Follow the themed trail from Bowlees Visitor Centre in Upper Teesdale to discover the planets in the grounds. Complete the whole self-guided trail to unlock the secret word and win a space-themed prize! Bring warm/waterproof clothing and wear boots/wellies.
Booking: Not needed, just turn up
Cost: Children – 50p
The North Pennines Observatory is owned and operated by the North Pennines AONB Partnership
North Pennines AONB Partnership, Allendale Village Hall, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9PR
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