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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.
Saturday 30th March 2019
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Monday 1st April 2019, Tuesday 2nd April, Wednesday 3rd April, Thursday 4th April, Friday 5th April
Sunday 7th April 2019
Sky Matters March 2019 - Sky Matters is a monthly newsletter about the night sky, published by CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory.
Sky Matters February 2019 - Sky Matters is a monthly newsletter about the night sky, published by CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory.
Sky Matters is a monthly Newsletter focused on Irish Astronomy. In this issue we look at the skies for January 2019, and the year ahead in space flight.
Dr Niall Smith, Head of CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, discusses Ireland's place in the emergent New Space sector, with Seán Kelly MEP
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