York Knavesmire

Knavesmire Road, York, YO23 1ER

Location description

Location for public stargazing events organised by York Astronomical Society away from the very worst of the city's light pollution.

Location event organiser

The York Astronomical Society 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 urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 18 events with the last one being on 13th December 2018 organised by The York Astronomical Society.


When to visit

The best time to visit York Knavesmire can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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