North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Skywatch @ Killhope (SOLD OUT)

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Killhope Lead Mining Museum
Lanehead
BISHOP AUCKLAND
County Durham
DL13 1AR

Tel: +44(0)1388 528801

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North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Skywatch @ Killhope (SOLD OUT)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£4.50 per ticket type
Concession£2.50 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Opening Times

Season (1 Nov 2019)
DayTimes
Friday18:00 - 21:00

Map & Directions

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Wednesday, 23rd October 2019 - Sunday, 3rd November 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival - Nightscapes: A Photographic ExhibitionView 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 Global Geopark. 10:00 - 16:00 (closed Tues)
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Wednesday, 23rd October 2019 - Sunday, 3rd November 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Moon TrailFollow 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 
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Friday, 25th October 2019 - Friday, 25th October 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: High Force Night Skies Run (FULLY BOOKED)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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Wednesday, 30th October 2019 - Wednesday, 30th October 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: In The Dark Wild WednesdayDiscover 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.
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Wednesday, 23rd October 2019 - Wednesday, 23rd October 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Science of the Sun and MoonAndy 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
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Thursday, 24th October 2019 - Thursday, 24th October 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Solar System Walk & Joe WorkshopThree 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.
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Thursday, 24th October 2019 - Thursday, 24th October 2019

Thursday, 31st October 2019 - Thursday, 31st October 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stargazing SupperJoin 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 sky. 19:00 - 22:00
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Saturday, 26th October 2019 - Saturday, 26th October 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stardom: Bowlees Discovery ClubJoin 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. 
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Friday, 1st November 2019 - Friday, 1st November 2019

North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Night Photography SupperJoin us in the Gatehouse for an evening of night sky photography for beginners with Gary Lintern. If the weather is clear, expect a trip to the bottom of our garden for some practical photography tuition. There will be hearty stew and a delicious pud to keep you warm. 19:00 - 22:00
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