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Event Host Dark Sky Ireland & Blackrock Castle Observatory 
Event Location Blackrock Castle Observatory, Co. Cork
Event Date & Time 12 / 8 / 2023 – from 10:00 to 13:00


Our Shared Cultural Heritage Of The Night Sky

A Heritage Week 2023 Event in Partnership with Blackrock Castle Observatory


Dark Sky Ireland would like to invite you to join the team at MTU Blackrock Castle Observatory as we explore the history of this iconic castle and the shared cultural heritage of the night sky.

Blackrock Castle Science Facilitators will be delivering 3 x 20 minute star shows on the morning of August 12th and including talks on light pollution and how it is relevant to astronomy as well as the conservation of our natural heritage.

This event is made possible by The Heritage Council of Ireland Capacity Fund.

This is a free event but booking is essential

Click the button below for further details and registration.

🔗Cork Heritage Open Day – MTU Blackrock Castle (