Overview & description
JOIN US FOR A SPECTACULAR EVENING OF GREAT FOOD, FUN AND STARGAZING!
Explore the dark skies above Simonstone Hall and the Yorkshire Dales in the company of Astronomer; Richard Darn.
Jupiter and Venus will be visible along with the Milky Way (weather-permitting), plus sparkling star clusters and distant galaxies.
We'll also have a colourful beginners talk to set the scene with an informative Q&A session to follow.
The event goes ahead in all weather and you will even get the chance to handle four billion year old rocks from outer space!
ASTRONOMER RICHARD DARN helped establish Europe's biggest ‘Dark Sky Park’ and worked on the launch of the Kielder Observatory. He regularly advises the Yorkshire Dales National Park on dark sky conservation and has appeared on BBC ‘Sky at Night’ and ‘Stargazing Live’ with numerous other TV & Radio appearances.
TICKET ONLY - £38 PER ADULT including two-course group supper, welcome drink and astronomy presentation.
ROOM INCLUDED - £219 DBB including two-course group supper for two, welcome drink and astronomy presentation, with Cosy Room, Bed & Breakfast.