Find out what to see in the night sky this year with astronomers from the Royal Observatory Greenwich.

To find out which stars and constellations are visible in the sky each month, read our monthly night sky highlights blog or pick up a copy of the 2022 Guide to the Night Sky.

You can also explore the pages below to find the best dates to look for meteor showers, full moons, eclipses and more.

To deepen your knowledge of our universe, pick up astrophotography tips from winners of Astronomy Photographer of the Year or join one of the Royal Observatory's in-depth astronomy courses.

Rainbow image of the California Nebulae

See the universe in a new light

Astronomy Photographer of the Year is the world's biggest space photography competition. See this year's winners at the National Maritime Museum
Planetarium Show

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Visit London's only planetarium! Let our expert astronomers be your guides to the night sky

Astronomy live streams

Stream the wonders of the solar system live with astronomers from the Royal Observatory.

Our Space Live astronomy events include live broadcasts from the Observatory's state-of-the-art Annie Maunder Astrographic Telescope, and expert commentary from our team of astronomers.

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Main image: Observe the Heart of the Galaxy © Tian Li, Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2020