BCO Events

Daily Astro Challenge with ESERO Ireland!

Understandably, you can't come to the Observatory right now, but we remain committed to bringing the night sky to you.

120 days duration

Friday 20th March 2020

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Planetarium at Home – New Episodes Every Friday!

Join us every Friday for two brand new episodes of Planetarium at Home. Take a trip through the night sky with our astronomers. A perfect activity for the whole family!

146 days duration

Friday 27th March 2020

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Visit The Castle. Thursday July 9

Visit BCO on Thursday July 9th.

Thursday 9th July 2020

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Visit The Castle. Friday July 10th

Visit BCO on Friday July 10th.

Friday 10th July 2020

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Visit The Castle. Saturday July 11th

Visit BCO on Saturday July 11th

Saturday 11th July 2020

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Visit The Castle. Sunday July 12th

Visit BCO on Sunday July 12th

Sunday 12th July 2020

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August Junior Space Camp!

Fun science workshop for 5-7 year old's

Sunday 2nd August 2020

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Engaging Space Across a STEM Year: Primary Teacher CPD

Primary Teacher Space themed Summer CPD offered with the support of ESERO Ireland.

5 days duration

Monday 17th August 2020

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September Junior Space Camp!

Fun science workshop for 5-7 year old's

Sunday 6th September 2020

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ESERO Ireland Earth and Space Conference For Junior Cycle Science Teachers

CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, Junior Cycle for Teachers, Science Foundation Ireland and ESERO Ireland present the third edition of the ESERO Ireland Conference ‘Teaching Earth and Space in the Junior Cycle.’

Saturday 26th September 2020

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Space Week Junior Space Camp!

Fun science workshop for 5-7 year olds

Sunday 4th October 2020

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EUSEA 2020

We are pleased to announce that the EUSEA Conference, which was postponed as a response to the Covid 19 pandemic, has been rescheduled for October 29th and 30th 2020 with a pre-conference reception on October 28th at CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory.

2 days duration

Thursday 29th October 2020

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