Sky and Scope

Planetarium Closure

On the afternoon of Monday 30 September the Planetarium will be closed due to essential maintenance. The rest of the Royal Obervatory will be open as normal.

Essential information

Date and time: 
12 October, 2 November, 14 December 2019 | 10am
Peter Harrison Planetarium
Observatory lectures
10% members discount

Get an in-depth overview of the season's night sky in this advanced planetarium show for experienced stargazers with access to the historic site.

Join a Royal Observatory astronomer for an advanced guide to the night sky this season. This extended Sky Tonight Live show is intended for experienced stargazers looking to forego the basics for an in-depth exploration of what to find and capture over the coming months. Featuring high-level concepts, as well as up-to-the-minute observing news, the show is ideally suited to those familiar wih astronomy jargon and some experience with a telescope or binoculars.

Save 50% on the price of a planetarium show alongside access to the historic Royal Observatory, with Explainer-led activity and time to explore at your leisure.

Age: 16+