This is a great course for amateur photographers looking to develop new skills and amateur astronomers who are just starting out.
The Sky Tonight: Christmas Stars
- Royal Observatory Greenwich
- Weekends and holiday weekdays*: 12.30, 14.00, 15.30
- Weekdays during term time**: 15.30
- Family (over-5s)
See what the night sky has to offer over the Christmas period and beyond, including the Moon, planets, stars and constellations, presented live by a Royal Observatory astronomer. This seasonally-themed planetarium show also explores the latest ideas about what the Christmas Star might have been.
You can also buy an 'Extended Astro Ticket' (combined Royal Observatory admission + Planetarium ticket + Ships, Clocks & Stars exhibition at the National Maritime Museum).
* Christmas holidays: 20 Dec 2014–4 Jan 2015 (closed 24–26 Dec)
** The Planetarium is closed on the first Tuesday of every month for essential maintenance (except August and during Easter).