Friends of the Lake District will be hosting daytime stargazing events for the whole family. Astronomers from Kielder Observatory will take visitors on a wander through the galaxy all within their state-of-the-art indoor planetarium. Learn about our solar system by their handling collection of space rocks.

The planetarium will be at Ambleside Parish Centre on Saturday 22 February from 10am – 3.30pm.

Tickets are £5 adult; £2.50 child, (children must be accompanied by an adult)

Each session lasts approximately 50-55 minutes (25 minutes in the planetarium, and 25 minutes for the space rock workshop).

Numbers limited to 40 per session.

Part of Cumbria Dark Skies Festival.

This event is recommended for over 5s who must be accompanied by and adult.

Image above credit: Kielder Observatory

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Ticket Quantity Price

Ambleside Planetarium event Adult ticket

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Ambleside Planetarium event Child ticket

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