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Kielder Observatory is situated in the heart of Northumberland International Dark Sky Park, offering an out of this world experience

Kielder Observatory offers a truly unique and magical experience under some of the darkest skies in England.

Events run all year and include viewing evenings where planets, moons, stars, meteors and satellites can all be seen. For more information and details of events visit:

Activity information

Kielder Water and Forest Park, Kielder, NE48 1ER
Grade - Easy Access