Go Stargazing Live at Thanet Observatory

Friday 16th February 2018 from 18:00pm to Saturday 17th February 2018 20:00pm

Thanet Observatory

Monkton Nature Reserve, Monkton, CT12 4LH


Join the Monkton Astronomers at their Thanet Observatory for this special weekend of stargazing timed to coincide with Go Stargazing Live 2018! Taking place on both Friday and Saturday evening the events will go ahead no matter the weather with observing through telescopes if weather permits or a tour of the observatory if not. The Field Study Centre will be opened especially serving hot drinks and snacks in the Cabin Cafe. Everyone is welcome and this event is suitable for children. A great evening out for all of the family with enthusiastic astronomers... Perfect!

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting

Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


This event is being organised by Monkton Stargazers who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Whilst there is no fixed admission fee for this event visitors are asked to make a donation towards the running costs of the nature reserve.

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