Stargazing at Dalby Forest

Explore the night sky at Dalby Forest

Dalby Forest is an outstanding Dark Skies site to see the stars, planets, nebulae and galaxies!

Our astronomy partners, Astro Dog offer exciting, interactive, stargazing sessions in the enchanting setting of Dalby Forest.  

Enjoy a guided tour of the night sky, learning about all the wonders of night sky. Use telescopes and binoculars to view the planets, Moon and stunning deep space objects such as star clusters, galaxies and nebulae. Embark on a journey to the edge of the universe inside an immersive 360° planetarium dome. Find out how to view the night sky from the comfort of your home using planetarium software. 

All of this and more! Visit for more information and to book onto an event.

Useful Information

Dalby Forest, Dalby Forest Visitors Centre, Low Dalby, Thornton-Le-Dale, Pickering, YO18 7LT
Stargazing takes place in the Low Dalby Courtyard. See events page for more details.