London, England SE10 8XJ

In celebration of the contribution of women in astronomy, spend an hour star-gazing with female astronomers at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, using our late 19th century 28-inch diameter refracting telescope – the largest of its kind in the country. This is a special event for mother and daughter groups (suitable for ages 9+).

Detailed information on the observing programme will be provided on booking.

Tickets also permit exclusive evening access to the modern astronomy galleries and the planetarium from 17.30 until 21.30. The café and shop will also be open.

Advanced booking essential.

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Added by salmond on December 3, 2008

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