Autumn Stars, Moon and Planets – 27/09/20

As the nights grow longer, magnificently-ringed planet Saturn moves into the sunset glow, with not far behind to the south-west. Giant gas planet Jupiter makes spectacular ,viewing, rising steadily throughout Autumn in the pre-dawn eastern skies. Come to the Planetarium…

Our Galaxy, The Milky Way

Studded with fabulous star clusters and beautiful, multi-coloured clouds of gas streaked with dust, the faintly glowing band of the Milky Way arches almost overhead from horizon to horizon at this time of year. Come to the Planetarium for an…

The Northern Lights – 13-09-2020

Journey north to the frozen wastes of the Arctic Circleand watch electrified particles from the Sun spiraling down into the upper atmosphere, where they generate the wonderful colours of the Aurora Borealis or ‘Northern Lights’ Come to the Planetarium to…