South West Astronomy Fair - Thank you to everyone who helped and who came. The weather did not defeat us.
2019 Astro Fair
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 bookings have now closed.
Paypal Bookings have now closed.
Tickets can also be purchased on the day.
ALL TICKETS WILL BE READY FOR YOU TO COLLECT FROM OUR PRE PAID DESK IN RECPTION.
£10 for adults
£5 for children
£25 for family (2 adults, 2 children)
£5 for Lecture tickets
|The IoP will be in the smaller marque near the building providing lots of experiments and general fun and interest for the young people.|
•Displays by Norman Lockyer Observatory Interest Groups - Observers, Imagers, Spectroscopy,and AstroScouts.
•Trade Marquee (including Norman Lockyer Observatory raffle.)
•Historic Telescope Talks
•Siderostat in operation
Space Detective - Activites for Children
•Visiting Local Astronomy Groups
•Catering provided by Jaspers Event Catering