Constellation Detective

19 August, 11pm - 11:45pm

Booking Required
  • Caherdaniel Dark Sky Coiste Pobail Cathair Dónall
  • Derrynane Caherdaniel Beach in front of Derrynane House, after Rock Art by Night event Aoibheann Lambe
  • Co. Kerry

This fun activity designed to introduce constellations visable in the Northern Hemisphere in August & to highlight some of the mythology stories associated with them. Followed by stargazing.

Kay O’Connor and Michael Sheehan of Caherdaniel Dark Sky Group present "Constellation Detective" activity and associated mythology stories of August constellations in The Northern Hemisphere followed by telescope and naked eye stargazing. (weather permitting) 11pm onwards please follow the tea light pathway. avoid white torches and mobile phone torches, as they will affect your night vision. Safety notice all children must be supervised by an adult.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free
    • to book contact

Access & Parking

  • Suitable for Children under 12
  • Car Parking Available

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