J A Jones Observatory - Public Viewing Evening

Community Access Event

Friday, 24th November 2023 (19:45 - 22:00)

Venue: The J.A. Jones Hoober Observatory

Join us for an unforgettable Public Viewing Evening at the J.A. Jones Observatory!

Explore the wonders of the Moon, planets, and the vast expanse of the universe in an evening filled with fun and discovery. Whether you're an astronomy enthusiast or simply curious about the cosmos, this event is perfect for all ages and interests.

Time: Doors open at 19:45, with the event starting promptly at 20:00. It will conclude at approximately 22:00.


£5 per person

£2.50 for children under 16

To make the most of your experience, we recommend the following:

Wrap up warm! As we'll be observing the night sky, temperatures can drop, so dress in layers to stay comfortable.

Wear stout shoes and a hat for added comfort and protection.

Trousers are advantageous, ensuring you're well-prepared for the outdoor environment.

Please note: It can get very cold, so be prepared for chilly temperatures.

We want to ensure everyone has a pleasant experience, so accessible toilet facilities are available for your convenience.

Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to gaze at celestial wonders and expand your understanding of the universe. We look forward to welcoming you for an unforgettable evening of stargazing and cosmic exploration!

Speaker: Various

Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society is a Registered Charity in England & Wales, Registered Charity No 1064103.

Registered Address: 147 Queen Street, Swinton, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 8NG

Affiliated to the Federation of Astronomical Societies.

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