Crawick Multiverse

Crawick, Sanquhar, DG4 6ET

Location description

Crawick Multiverse is a former open cast mine that has been transformed into a unique visitor attraction and events venue in Dumfries & Galloway. It’s dark sky location is perfect for stargazing events!

Location event organiser

Crawick Multiverse organises stargazing events at this location.

Private venue

Location accessible out of hours only when stargazing events are scheduled.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Crawick Multiverse

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 11 events with the last one being on 8th February 2020 organised by Crawick Multiverse.


When to visit

The best time to visit Crawick Multiverse can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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