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Astronomy Week: are we alone?

Family-friendly astronomy talks, with telescopes after dark



Sat 24 Aug - Fri 30 Aug 2019


Event is full, but you can join the Waiting List.


10% Summer Discount if it’s your first time at Othona

Othona West Dorset – the best seaside retreat on the south coast?

Creativity, community, spirituality… and fun!


A great week for anyone intrigued by the universe and human efforts to uncover its secrets. With professional astronomer Roger Noble who gives brilliantly illustrated talks and brings a powerful telescope for us all to try some practical astronomy. Recommended for adults and older children.

And to make it all easier, the eldest child - in a family with two or more children aged 3 to 18 - comes FREE of charge! What’s not to like?  



Fee Types

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Adult £300
Adult with Single Supplement £360
Child 11-18 £195
Child 3-10 £132
Child 0-2 Free
Deposit £30


Arrival + Departure Times

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Arrive between 4.00 - 6.30 pm
Depart after 10.30 am


24 Aug 2019 18:30   through   30 Aug 2019 10:30
Othona Community, West Dorset
Coast Road
Burton Bradstock
Landline: 01308 897130