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Housed in an iconic Cork landmark dating back to 1582, a visit to Blackrock Castle Observatory includes entry to Journeys of Exploration.
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Learn about the Universe, extreme life forms on Earth and life in outer space!
Plan your visit with an up to date list of the times of activities, tours and events at Blackrock Castle.
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Friday 27th July 2018
Sunday 5th August 2018
Sky Matters: A guide to the night sky - July 2018
Day 1- Kazakstan- Terra Firma, but not yet Baikonur
Dublin to Frankfurt and onwards!
In a hugely significant development, organic compounds have been found on the red planet. But what does this mean in terms of the search for life beyond Earth?
Daily: 10am to 5pm
Last Admissions: 4 PM
Box Office: +353 (21) 432-6120
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