An Evening with the Stars — Royal Observatory

Royal Observatory, Greenwich Park, Greenwich, London 51.477947 -0.001828
Dates & Time:
5.25 PM to 7.25 PM, 5.30 PM to 7.30 PM, 6.45 PM to 8.45 PM, 6.50 PM to 8.50 PM
Tickets & Cost:
Adult £18; Child £14
Note: These shows are not suitable for children under the age of 7
The contact number for Royal Observatory is +44 (0) 208 858 4422
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If you know someone who's new to astronomy and you're looking for a truly memorable experience for them, then how about spending an evening at the Royal Observatory? It's an exciting night for experienced old-hands as well -- because where better to a bit of star-gazing than the home of British astronomy?

Your ticket will include a planetarium show exploring the stars on show that night, plus some time at the prime meridian with a hot drink in hand — looking out across London from the top of Greenwich Hill. You will also have an opportunity to look through the 18-tonne Victorian telescope.

Note: If the weather prevents observing (rain, cloud or high winds) then you will receive a presentation by one of the astronomers instead. No refunds will be given. These evenings are suitable for adults and children over the age of 7.

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