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York Residents Festival - Meet the Astronomers

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Beetle Bank Farm

Moor Lane

Murton

York

YO19 5XD

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An invitation to meet the Astronomers at the Beetle Bank Farm Observatory

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The York Astronomical Society invite you to visit their recently refurbished observatory at Beetle Bank Farm. See our telescopes and displays. Open as part of York Residents Festival 2022.

Throughout the day there will the following activities or demonstrations: air rocket launches, cosmonaut selfies, navigation skills, a Solar System model, astrophotography advice, observatory tour, plus a number of telescopes on display will all make an enjoyable day for all the family.

PLEASE NOTE: Adults must bring a York Card to enter the event. For more information about the York Card please visit http://www.exploreyork.org.uk/yorkcard/

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Beetle Bank Farm

Moor Lane

Murton

York

YO19 5XD

United Kingdom

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Organiser York Astronomical Society

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The York Astronomical Society was founded in 1972, around about the time that Apollo 16 went to the Moon. We were set up to demonstrate and teach astronomy and spaceflight to the people of York and the surrounding areas.

Registered as a Charity in England and Wales.

Registered Charity Number:1174488

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