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  1. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Moon Trail to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Moon Trail

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    Barnard Castle

    Follow the outdoor trail to discover the secrets of the Moon. Unlock the secret word to win a space-themed prize. Wear boots/wellies and warm clothes for your lunar adventure.  No need to book, children 50p 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  2. North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019

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    Festival

    Celebrate the dark night skies the area’s third Stargazing Festival is being organised for Autumn Half Term 2019. You’ll find lots of events across the AONB running between Saturday Oct 23rd and November 3rd. 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019
  3. North Pennines Stargazing Festival - Nightscapes: A Photographic Exhibition

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    Festival

    View work by local photographers, featuring the dark skies and nightscapes of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark. View work by local photographers, featuring the dark skies and nightscapes of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  4. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Science of the Sun and Moon to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Science of the Sun and Moon

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    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Andy Gray, expert astronomer and science educator, will explore the science of the Sun and the Moon and how they impact on life on
    Earth. Followed by stargazing (weather permitting). 19:00 - 22:00

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  5. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Solar System Walk & Joe Workshop to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Solar System Walk & Joe Workshop

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    Festival

    ALSTON

    Three separate events for children (four to 11 years). On all three you will discover the planets on a guided walk (2km) along the South Tyne
    Trail with Astro Joe.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  6. North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Pop up Planetarium

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    ALSTON

    Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO!
    The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome. Shows are 30 minutes long and are suitable for ages seven plus. 

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stargazing Supper to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stargazing Supper

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    Festival

    CONSETT

    Join us in the Gatehouse for an evening of stargazing for beginners with Gary Lintern. If the weather is clear, expect a trip to the bottom
    of our garden to have a look through binoculars, and some practical help to find your way around the night…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
    From:
    31 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  8. North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Skywatch @Nenthead Mines

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    Including a talk from Richard Darn on the 50th anniversary of the first man on the Moon and the Apollo 11 mission. Astronomers from Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society will be on hand with their telescopes for live stargazing (weather permitting).…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  9. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: High Force Night Skies Run (FULLY BOOKED) to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: High Force Night Skies Run (FULLY BOOKED)

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    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Discover the freedom of trail running at night, in the company of experienced runners, as we follow the route of the High Force and Bowlees Geotrail. Five-mile (8km) trail run over uneven, rocky ground. 19:00 - 21:00

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    From:
    25 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 21:00
  10. North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Skywatch Talkin Tarn (FULLY BOOKED)

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    Near Brampton ,

    Talkin Tarn Country Park, near Brampton 
    Join us at the Tarn to experience some of the darkest skies in the North Pennines. Astronomers from the Border Astronomical Society
    will be on hand to show you around the night sky. Displays, information and…

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019Open 18:30 - 21:30
  11. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stardom: Bowlees Discovery Club to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stardom: Bowlees Discovery Club

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    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Join us for the October meeting of the Bowlees Discovery Club and enjoy a range of space themed indoor and outdoor activities aimed
    at children aged four to 11. 

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019Open 10:30 - 12:30
  12. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Remote Astrophotography to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Remote Astrophotography

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    Festival

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    Gary Lintern, astronomer and astrophotographer, introduces highlights of the spring sky in the Southern Hemisphere, live from the Australian Outback. Using a feed from a remote observatory, observe and photograph objects which are only visible at…

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2019Open 13:30 - 15:30
  13. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Night Photography @ The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Night Photography @ The Bowes Museum

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    Festival

    Barnard Castle

    An exciting opportunity to photograph this iconic museum, interior and exterior, on a moonless night. The workshop is led by Gary Lintern and
    aimed at photographers of all experience levels, including beginners. 17:30 - 20:00

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2019Open 17:30 - 20:00
  14. North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Pop-up Planetarium @Hexham

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    HEXHAM

    Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO!
    The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome. Shows are 30 minutes long and are suitable for ages seven plus.

    Dates

    From:
    28 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  15. North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Learn to use a Telescope

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    Festival

    ALSTON

    Would you like to learn how to use a telescope? Maybe you already own one, but are not getting the best from it? You do not need to
    own any equipment, but if you do, please bring it. Practical, small group workshop learning how to use astronomical…

    Dates

    From:
    28 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 21:00
  16. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival:  Pop up Planetarium @Barnard Castle to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Pop up Planetarium @Barnard Castle

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    Festival

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO!
    The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome. Shows are 30 minutes long and are suitable for ages seven plus.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  17. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Stargazing @ Raby Castle to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Stargazing @ Raby Castle

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    Festival

    DARLINGTON

    Find out about the night sky, including the autumn constellations visible from the UK, on this family-friendly (five years plus) stargazing
    event. Develop your confidence to do some independent stargazing in the future. If clear, we will head…

    Dates

    From:
    29 Oct 2019Open 18:00 - 19:30
  18. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: 'Star-E- bike' Adveture to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: 'Star-E- bike' Adveture

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    Festival

    CONSETT

    Pow Hill Country Park, on the south shore of Derwent Reservoir, near Blanchland £15 per person (inc. e-bike hire). Pre-booking essential
    Join Dave Hull, from North Pennines E-bike Hire, and Andy Gray, expert local astronomer, for a night time…

    Dates

    From:
    30 Oct 2019Open 18:30 - 21:00
  19. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: In The Dark Wild Wednesday to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: In The Dark Wild Wednesday

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    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Discover the creatures that come out after dark.  Craft activities and darkness trail aimed at children aged four to 13. 
    12:30 & 13:30 to 15:30.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Oct 2019Open 10:30 - 15:30
  20. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Discovering the Andromeda Galaxy to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Discovering the Andromeda Galaxy

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    Festival

    BARNARD CASTLE

    The Andromeda Galaxy is the most distant object you can see with your naked eye. Fred Stevenson, from Go Stargazing, will explore
    the mysteries of the distant universe and explain how galaxies were discovered. Followed by stargazing (weather…

    Dates

    From:
    31 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00