Current shows

Davy Dragon’s Guide to the Night Sky

Come and join Davy Dragon while he learns all about the sky above so that he can fulfil his dream of becoming the world’s best flying dragon! This is a playful introduction to astronomy especially for the under 10s. Just right for inquiring young minds.

Until 7 December
Saturday - 12:00
Sunday - 12:00

Especially for children aged 5 – 10


The Sky Tonight

An interesting live lecture on the current night sky is presented every Saturday and Sunday. You will receive a star map and be shown where to find the constellations and planets that are visible this month.

Saturday - 13:00
Sunday - 13:00

Suitable for teenagers & adults


A Basic Guide to Stargazing

This presentation will give you a basic understanding of the night sky and how it changes through the year. We introduce some easily recognisable constellations, explain the nature of stars and the galaxy in which we live and give basic information in using binoculars and small telescopes.

Until 7 December
Monday to Friday – 14:00(excluding 3 November, 1-5 December)
Tuesday evening - 20:00 (& sky talk) (excluding 2 December)
Saturday - 14:30
Sunday - 14:30

Suitable for teenagers & adults