Doors Open Day - Royal Observatory Edinburgh

General event

Doors Open Day - Royal Observatory Edinburgh

  • Event time: Starts at 10:00am on 29th September 2018. Runs until 4:00pm on 30th September 2018
  • Event dates: 29th September 2018 to 30th September 2018
  • Location: Royal Observatory Edinburgh

Event details

On Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 September, you will have the chance to talk to astronomers from the Institute for Astronomy about their work on galaxy evolution, planet formation and computer simulations of the Universe. There will be talks, demonstrations and hands-on activities. Relax on the sofa in the astronomers’ corner while discussing the big questions of the Universe and get an insight into the working life of an observatory. These events take place at the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh.

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