Astronomy calendar for Europe 2017

Our astronomy calendar page showing astronomical events, along with the moon phases and special events, will help you choose dates for your visit to Astrofarm. During full moon periods we will be delivering beginner astronomer courses and solar and lunar observing sessions. At other times in the month we will be delivering astro-photography and digital photography courses, if you fancy a little bit extra during your stay. Details here and please email us  at if you would like to know more. 

You can also follow us on Twitter & Facebook to make sure you don't miss any special events and activities! If you would like more information about the events in the astronomy calendar then please click here for detailed explanations.

Annual astronomical events 2017

21st - 22nd October - Orionids meteor shower

4th - 5th November -Taurids meteor shower

17th - 18th November - Leonids meteor shower

13th - 14th December - Geminids meteor shower

Moon Calendar

Astronomy calendar Lunar eclipse sept 15
Astronomy calendar full moon

Special events at Astrofarm in 2017

6th - 8th October

Jour de la nuit is an annual event across France to highlight the issues of light pollution. We shall be involved with our town in a series of events and activities supporting this campaign. 


For more information or to book for any of our events please email Beds are now bookable for all events directly through our booking pages here  - please note that we have limited availability so don't leave it too late!