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Past, Present and Future of Weather and Air Quality: Panel Event

Past, Present and Future of Weather and Air Quality: Panel Event Tuesday 11 December 2018 10am – 12noon The World Meteorological Organisation have awarded Armagh Observatory and Planetarium Centennial Observing Station status for the Armagh weather station. The station is the oldest of just seven such sites in the entire of the UK and Ireland that have been recording the […]

Christmas Star

The Mystery of the Christmas Star Digital Theatre Shows Returns

  Join Armagh Planetarium this Christmas as we journey back more than 2000 years to Bethlehem, and seek to discover an explanation for the star the Wise Men followed to find the baby Jesus in “Mystery of the Christmas Star”.  The Star of Bethlehem is an iconic astronomical event whose true origin remains unknown even […]

Star Tracker Evenings Nov-Mar

Join Armagh Observatory and Planetarium for an evening of Star Tracking. Enjoy a Digital Theatre show chosen by our Director Prof. Michael Burton and weather permitting be fascinated by the views of the Night Sky and the Moon through our 12 inch telescope. There will also be astronomy talks in our Copernicus Hall. Spaces are […]