South West Astronomy Fair - 12th August 2017 9:30 - 5:30
2017 Astro Fair
Dr Elizabeth Pearson "The Chelyabinsk Meteor"
Prof Nick Evans "Dark Energy"
David Boyd "Spectroscopy"
Chris Starr "Ambassadors from Earth - Celebrating the Voyager Missions"
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.
Online booking has Opened
•Displays by Norman Lockyer Observatory Interest Groups - Observers, Imagers, Spectroscopy, AstroScouts and the Lockyer Technology Centre (HomePage)
•Trade Marquee (including Norman Lockyer Observatory raffle and shop)
•Historic Telescope Talks
•Siderostat in operation
•Institute of Physics
•Space Detective - Activites for Children
•Visiting Local Astronomy Groups
•Catering provided by Jaspers Event Catering