The Sky Tonight: Christmas Stars

Half marathon notice

Visitor notice: On Sunday 4 March Cutty Sark and the museum car park will be closed for the Vitality Big Half Marathon. All other museums will be open as normal and DLR and rail links will be running. Find out about road closures

Essential information

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Date and time: 
2–24 December | Weekends & holiday weekdays: 11.45am, 2pm, 4.15pm
Adult £8 | Child £5.50 | Concessions £7
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Family fun

A classic guide to the night sky with a festive twist presented live by a Royal Observatory Astronomer

Come and find out what the night sky has to offer as we head towards Christmas in this festive show. Presented live by a Royal Observatory Astronomer, this show explores Moon, planets and constellations and looks at the possible nature of the Christmas star.