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OPEN AFTERNOON AT THE INSTITUTE OF ASTRONOMY

2:00pm-6:00pm on Saturday 9 April

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 26th March. For events on or after 27th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

Institute of Astronomy, Madingley Road, CB3 0HA

The Institute of Astronomy opens its doors for an afternoon of hands-on activities, demonstrations, talks and displays all around our lovely wooded site. Meet the scientists and the telescopes, and learn more about both astronomy and the research we do.

This year, activities will include SunSpaceArt workshops led by artist Helen Schell.

To manage numbers and avoid overcrowding in our marquees, we are asking all attendees to pick a timeslot for their visit in advance: either 2-3pm, 3-4pm, 4-5pm, or 5-6pm.

Booking/Registration is: REQUIRED

Additional Information

Age: Children under 12, All Ages, Young Adults 12 – 18, Adults
Format: Talk, Workshop, Exhibition
Timing: In person
Cost: Free
Theme: Discovery
Accessibility: Accessible toilet, Partial access - please contact us for details
Image copyright: Amanda Smith

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