South West Astronomy Fair - 11th August 2018 9:30 - 5:30

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2018 Astro Fair

Speakers:
Jo Richardson 11:30 -Diary of an ESERO-UK Space Ambassador. Inspiring a generations with Space.
Steve Owen  13:00- In Defence of the Night: Dark skies around the World.
Prof Alan Fitzsimmons- 14:30 Intersellar Objects in our Solar System.
Dave Eagle
- 16:15 Celebrate Tim Peake's Principia Mission.
The South West Astronomy Fair is held in August every year at the Norman Lockyer Observatory in Sidmouth and is a celebration and exhibition of astronomy. View the stars from our planetarium; Learn about planets and space with presentations from top names in the world of astronomy; plus activities for the young, trade stalls, local clubs, advice and guidance. Something for all ages, interests and experiences.

Postal and Paypal Bookings are closed
Tickets can be purchased on the day 
ALL TICKETS WILL BE READY FOR YOU TO COLLECT FROM OUR PRE PAID DESK IN RECPTION.
Ticket Prices:
£8 for adults
£4 for children
£20 for family (2 adults, 2 children)
£5 for Lecture tickets
Displays by Norman Lockyer Observatory Interest Groups -  Observers, Imagers, Spectroscopy,and AstroScouts.
•Trade Marquee (including Norman Lockyer Observatory raffle and shop)
•Historic Telescope Talks
•Planetarium Shows 
•Siderostat in operation
•Solar Observing
Space Detective - Activites for Children
•Visiting Local Astronomy Groups
Catering provided by Jaspers Event Catering
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