South Downs Planetarium
Astronomy & Science Centre

MoonFest Observing Evening

Saturday 14th July, 9:30pm to 11:30pm

Tickets: £5.00 for adults, or £3.00 for children under 16.

This Event takes place in the dark.

Great care needs to be taken at all times, especially if you suffer from night vision impairment. All minors must be accompanied by an adult at all times - No Unaccompanied minors

Buy Tickets Online

or call   01243 774400

 Logo of Moonfest 2019 at the Southdowns Planetarium.

Spend an evening with our expert staff observing the night sky through our telescopes

What will be visible?

All being well with the weather, you will be able to see

Included in the ticket price...

  • The Moon
  • Jupiter and Its Moons
  • Saturn with its Rings

Alternatively, if the weather is unsuitable, there will be a special presentation in the Planetarium dome about the Moon, Jupiter and Saturn as well as other objects visible in the July night sky. Light refreshments will also be available for purchase during the event.

No Refunds

We are not able to offer refunds for this event because alternative entertainment will be provided if the weather is unsuitable for viewing through telescopes for all or part of the time.


If you find you are unable to book online please ring 01243 774400 as there may be some reseved tickets avaialble