Annual Astronomy Mini Symposium

Time Ball out of service

Due to adverse weather conditions the Royal Observatory’s Time Ball will not operate this weekend.

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
October 2020
Price: 
Adult (16+ yrs) £16.00 | Students (16+ yrs) and Academics FREE
Location: 
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Season: 
Observatory lectures
10% members discount

Experts in astronomy and related fields discuss their research about different topics in astrophysics.

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Listen to experts across astronomy fields gather to discuss the important research currently in different areas of astrophysics. This symposium will be hosted by research experts and attended by both students and members of the public interested in everything from asteroids to planet formation to galaxies. This is an exciting opportunity to see cutting edge research and discussion in action.

After the talks, our cafe will be open with food and drinks available for purchase. The event wraps up with a Q&A panel session back in the planetarium with the scientists.

Age Recommendation: 14+ yrs