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Galloway Dark Sky Park events

Easter stargazing events

Why not bring the family along and enjoy some stargazing over Easter. There's plenty to see, with talks from our Dark Sky Rangers to guide you through the night sky.

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

Easter break

Date: 31/03
Location: Clatteringshaws
Time: 20:30 - 22:30
Theme: Crescent Moonset, Mercury, Mars and Jupiter

Date:  01/04
Location: Kirroughtree
Time: 20:30 - 22:30
Theme: Crescent Moonset, Mars and Jupiter

Date: 05/04
Location: Kirroughtree
Time: 20:30 - 22:30
Theme: The moon, Spring Constellations (ISS Pass at 20:44)

Date: 07/04
Location: Clatteringshaws
Time: 20:30 - 22:30
Theme: The Moon, Spring Constellations, Jupiter

Date: 08/04
Location: Kirroughtree
Time: 20:30 - 22:30
Theme: The Moon, Spring Constellations, Jupiter

Date: 12/04
Location: Kirroughtree
Time: 21:00 - 23:00
Theme: Evening Planets, Moonrise

Date: 14/04
Location: Clatteringshaws
Time: 21:00 - 23:00
Theme: Galaxies

Date: 19/04
Location: Kirroughtree
Time: 21:30 - 23:30
Theme: Lyrid Meteor Shower

Date: 21/04
Location: Clatteringhshaws
Time: 21:30 - 23:30
Theme: Lyrid Meteor Shower

Date: 22/04
Location: Kirroughtree
Time: 21:30 - 23:30
Theme: Lyrid Meteor Shower