What is the Battlesteads Dark Sky Observatory?
Battlesteads Dark Sky Observatory is part of the Battlesteads Hotel and restaurant. The Observatory is also open to the public.
What do they offer?
Its open to the public so anyone can go and enjoy a relaxing view of the stars. Moreover you may get to see some constellations, shooting stars or anything else that is up in the expansive thing that is known as space. As they are open to the public it means its had beginner and experienced stargazers alike using it. Moreover they have at location a 14″ Schmit-cassegrain Telescope that is on a sky watcher EQ8 GoTo.
- Astronomy for beginners
- Aurora Hunting
- private parties
- Dark SKy Discovery Night
- Stargazing and Night Sky Tours
- Shooting Star Supper
- Accessible (Check out website or email them for details)
- activities and drop in sessions
- Astro courses