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Workshop/Course, Sun 23 Feb 2020, £5-£2.50

Planetarium and Metorite workshops

Planetarium and Metorite workshops

Details

Astronomers from Kielder Observatory will take visitors on a wander through the stars using their state-of-the-art indoor planetarium. This will be combined with a chance to handle rocks from space and learn more about our solar system.

The event is ticketed through Friends of the Lake District’s website.


From M6/Penrith/Eden area:
Just a couple of minutes drive from the M6 (J40) at Penrith along the A66
From Windermere/the central lakes
Follow the A592, a beautiful drive in itself over the stunning Kirkstone Pass, and along the shores of Ullswater.
From Keswick/the western lakes Take the A66 eastbound past the foothills of Skiddaw and Blencathra, Rheged is just off the A66/A592 roundabout before you reach the M6

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 23 Feb 2020 10:00 to 15:30

Prices

£5 per adult; £2.50 per child

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Disabled car park next to main visitor entrance

Address

Redhills,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 0DQ

Directions

Plan route to The Rheged Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 496283  Lat: 54.64726 Long: -2.78065

Just 2 minutes from M6 jct 40, off the A66 heading towards Keswick

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Penrith station

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