Stargazing Evenings at Burghley House

Feb 8
8th February 2024 - 9th February 2024

Discover the beauty of the night sky at Burghley House.

The night sky is one of nature’s most magnificent sights, join us for an inspiring and educational evening and gain a greater understanding of our celestial wonders. Whether you are an avid stargazer or a novice, prepare to be enthralled at Burghley's Stargazing Evenings. Each evening includes:

Introductory talk - expert astronomers from Peterborough Astronomy Society will provide a fascinating insight to the night sky and the skills and equipment involved in stargazing

Planetarium experience in the Great Hall - enjoy a captivating 360 degree journey through the cosmos in an inflatable Planetarium Dome

Guided stargazing in Burghley's private South Gardens (weather permitting) - your chance to witness awe-inspiring deep sky wonders, and marvel at the cosmos up close using Peterborough Astronomy Society's telescopes. With delicious hot chocolate on offer to keep you cosy!

  • Cafe / Tea RoomCafe / Tea Room
  • WifiWifi
  • ParkingParking
  • ToiletsToilets
  • Baby FacilitiesBaby Facilities

opening times

Thursday 8th & Friday 9th February
18:30 - 20:45

entry & prices

Child (8-15 years)

Pre-Booking Required

more information

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