ARCHIVE: This event has now finished Dark Wight Skies

27October 2017 7.00PM FREE


Newchurch Observatory

More information (external link)

Watery Lane


Dark Wight Skies - A Free Family Evening Event 27th October from 7pm

Come and see the stars at the Isle of Wight Observatory, Newchurch.

Dark Wight Skies is a free family event looking at the Island’s night sky, the stars, and planets along with talks from experts. The event is on Friday 27th October from 7pm to 10.00pm.

There will also be opportunities, weather permitting, to look up to the universe through a variety of telescopes in the Newchurch Observatory.

No previous star gazing experience is needed and people of all ages are welcome to come along and enjoy an autumn evening under the stars with experts.

Date: 27th October Starts: 7pm Location: The Isle of Wight Newchurch Observatory can be found in Watery Lane, Sandown, PO36 0LX Grid ref SZ554842 Bus: 8 Duration: 3 hours Cost: Free Contact: IW AONB 01983 823855 or


Send this page to a friend

Temporarily disabled.

Copy the code below and paste it into your HTML web page.

Spotted something that's not right? Please let us know and we'll get it fixed.