By joining CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, you will enjoy many valuable benefits throughout the year. As a friend of BCO you are helping us affect positive change in attitudes toward science, engineering and technology in Ireland and beyond.
Individual Membership – €30 annually
Dual Membership – €50 annually
Family Membership – €75 annually
Corporate Membership – See Information
• Priority seating at our theatre events including First Fridays at the Castle (limited number of front row seats at each event on a first come first served basis)
• Quarterly Adult and Family What’s in the Sky Now workshops *
• Members only session in the StarDome, our portable Planetarium**
• Educational night on how to use a telescope with members of BCOlabs– once a year
• Unlimited free general admission for 1 calendar year.
• Priority registration for special events at the Castle including Space Camp
BCO memberships delivers year-round learning and entertainment for the entire family.
*Members will be contacted in advance of workshops taking place
** Members will be notified when these sessions are available. Tickets will be limited pre-booking essential
*** Birr Castle Demesne is offering BCO members a special rate of €6.50/adult (RRP €9) and €20/family ticket (2 adults & 2 children) (RRP €25). Maritime Museum Inishowen is offering 1/2 price admission to BCO members plus 3 guests (RRP €10/person)
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