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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.
Thursday 2nd January 2020, Sunday 2nd February, Monday 2nd March
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Sunday 2nd February 2020
Wednesday 12th February 2020, Tuesday 25th February, Wednesday 4th March, Thursday 6th February
Sky Matters January 2020 - Sky Matters is a monthly newsletter about the night sky, published by CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory.
Sky Matters December 2019 - Sky Matters is a monthly newsletter about the night sky, published by CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory.
The names of mythological dogs (Bran, Tuiren) from the Irish legend The Birth of Bran, for the planet HAT-P-36b (Bran) orbiting the star HAT-P-36 (Tuiren) in the constellation of Canes Venatici (the Hunting Dogs),
Sky Matters November 2019 - Sky Matters is a monthly newsletter about the night sky, published by CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory.
Daily: 10am to 5pm
Last Admissions: 4 PM
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