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Dark Sky Stargazing at Capel y Ffin in the Black Mountains


We are following the latest Covid19 guidelines, which can vary across the UK with local restrictions in some areas. Please do contact and keep in touch with your Experience host to check how these may affect your trip. 

  • Observe the night sky from the darkest and most atmospheric of locations

  • Learn from experienced astronomers

  • Use our telescopes to explore deep space


Great for beginners, we advise a minimum age of 8 years old

Our start time depends on the time of year, the activity lasts 2 hours

10-25

Capel y Ffin, Powys, NP7 7NP

Capel y Ffin St Mary the Virgin


Price

£20 per person

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Availability

Available August to May (evenings are too light in June and July).
Everyday apart from during the full moon.

Experience Wales dark skies like never before at the atmospheric and remote churchyard of Capel y FFin St Mary.

Join astronomers from Dark Sky Wales as they take you around the night sky.

As part of a group you will use binoculars and telescopes to explore the planets, galaxies, nebula and star clusters. Learn about the constellations and discover the mythologies that surround them.

Just wrap up warm and enjoy the wonders of the Universe with Dark Sky Wales.


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Additional details

This tour is organised and managed by Dark Sky Wales Training Services Limited

Minimum age is 8 years old, you can bring smaller children but the activity is not really advised for this age group. You don't need any skills or experiences, we'd love to show you the night sky for the first time.

Please wear warm clothes as we will be outside for 2 hours. We also offer Planetarium shows, astrophotography lessons, one to one tuition.

Our start time depends on the time of year, the activity lasts 2 hours.


Facilities & refreshments

Facilities and refreshments depend on the location. We can offer other churches as locations and will agree one, and it's facilities, when booking.


Accessibility

Accessibility depends on the location. We can offer other churches as locations and will agree one, and it's facilities, when booking.



 


Your Host

Name: Dark Sky Wales Training Services Limited

Phone number: 07403 402114

Email address: allan.darkskywales@gmail.com

51.9910744, -3.1136239

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