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 limited so pre-booking is essential for this event.

There are 5 Star Tracker evenings each with a different and unique dome show chosen by our Director. The shows names will be announced in advance of the event.

Pre booking now here

13 Nov – “The Sun: Our Living Star” The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived. It is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life. Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format.

11 Dec – “Mystery of the Christmas Star” (This show can be booked by clicking here)

10 Jan – Directors Choice

12 Feb – Directors Choice

12 Mar – Directors Choice