Official tourism website for Northern Ireland
En

Armagh Observatory and Planetarium Live Online Zoom Event for EHOD 2021

College Hill, Armagh, County Armagh, BT61 9DB
Armagh Observatory and Planetarium Live Online Zoom Event  for EHOD 2021

About

‘Live from our Legendary Telescopes’ 8th Sept 2021 19:00 - 20:00 online Zoom Event.   Armagh Observatory opened in 1790 and is now a Grade A listed heritage building in which astronomers still undertake fundamental research, and it is the oldest observatory in the UK and Ireland continuously in use for its original purpose. Inside the Observatory there are four generations of historic telescopes that remain in their original settings, as well as one modern telescope still used today.  Our experts will broadcast live from our collection of historical telescopes and tell you how they were used for pioneering science in their day.  Timetable:  Introduction to the Observatory   Live from the Troughton Equatorial (The world’s oldest telescope in its original setting!)  Live from the Short Telescope  Live from the Grubb Telescope  Time for Q&A 

Register for a Zoom link at www.armagh.space and click ‘Book Now’ 

Tickets are free and the Zoom details will be emailed in advance. *Please note you only need to book one ticket for one household.  *Please do not travel to the Armagh Observatory and Planetarium for this session, this is an online event.

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
TicketFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Book Tickets Online

Add Armagh Observatory and Planetarium Live Online Zoom Event  for EHOD 2021 to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel+44 (0) 28 9082 3207

Map & Directions

Opening Times

Sorry, this event has passed

What's Nearby

  1. Armagh Observatory and Planetarium is “the place for space”. Watch an amazing Full Dome…

    0 miles away
  2. The Museum collection covers the history of five regiments, all of which were raised in…

    0.16 miles away
  3. The oldest county museum in Ireland is set in Armagh’s beautiful Georgian tree lined Mall…

    0.22 miles away
  4. Services include tourist Information - local and national
    Craftswirl-Gift Shop is also…

    0.29 miles away
  5. The Market Place is a state of the art cultural facility in the centre of Armagh City…

    0.33 miles away
  6. Saint Patrick founded his chief church here on the Hill of Armagh in 445AD, and there has…

    0.39 miles away
  7. Established in 1771, Armagh Public Library is one of the oldest libraries in Ireland,…

    0.42 miles away
  8. This imposing cathedral, on an elevated site, was started in 1840, but work was suspended…

    0.42 miles away
  9. Built in 1772 as the Diocesan Registry to hold records for the Church of Ireland Diocese,…

    0.44 miles away
  10. Cardinal Ó Fiaich's papers and books form the nucleus of the collection along with the…

    0.46 miles away
  11. Situated within walking distance of the City Centre, for over two hundred years the…

    0.59 miles away
  12. Ruins of the longest Friary church in Ireland (163 ft.). Founded by Archbishop Patrick…

    0.87 miles away
  13. Gosford Forest Park comprises some 240 hectares of diverse woodland and open parkland.…

    0.99 miles away
  14. World famous site where William Mc Crum invented penalty kick in 1890. Located in Milford…

    1.38 miles away
  15. Milford House, the former home of the extraordinary McCrum family who revolutionized the…

    1.4 miles away
  16. The Navan Centre, located just two miles from the Cathedral City of Armagh, interprets…

    1.81 miles away

Virtual Tour

Map & Directions

Back to Top

Tourism Northern Ireland

Don't Miss