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Galloway Dark Sky Park events

Stargazing events

To book please contact the relevant visitor centre:
Clatteringshaws: 01644 420221
Kirroughtree: 01671 402994

Adult £15; children (ages 3-12) £8; family ticket £38 (2 adults & 2 children); under 3's free

Please wear suitable clothing and shoes – you may also need midge spray/nets.

 

August

Perseid Meteor Shower
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 12th August 2017
Start & end time 2100 to 2300
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

Perseid Meteor Shower
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 13th August 2017
Start & end time 2100 to 2300
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

Galaxies
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 18th August 2017
Start & end time 2100 to 2300
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

Aquarid Meteor Shower
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 25th August 2017
Start & end time 2030 to 2230
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

Aquarid Meteor Shower
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 26th August 2017
Start & end time 2030 to 2230
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

Moonlight and Meteors
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 30th August 2017
Start & end time 2030 to 2230
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

September

Aurigid Meteor Shower
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 1st September 2017
Start & end time 2030 to 2230
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

October

The Life of Stars
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 14th October 2017
Start & end time 1900 to 2100
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

Inside the Milky Way
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 18th October 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

Orionid Meteor Shower
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 20th October 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

Orionid Meteor Shower
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 21st October 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

Crescent Moonset, Meteor Shower
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 24th October 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

Leonis Minorids Meteor Shower
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 25th October 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

The Moon
Location Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre
Start & end date 27th October 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre on 01644 420221.

December

Geminid Meteor Shower
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 15th December 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.

Shooting Stars and the Milky Way
Location Kirroughtree Visitor Centre
Start & end date 20th December 2017
Start & end time 1830 to 2030
To book tickets call Kirroughtree Visitor Centre on 01671 402994. Payment upon booking essential and is non-refundable.