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The events listed on this website are in and around the National Park. The events are listed and managed by businesses and other organisations. The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority is not responsible for events unless it is stated that we are the organiser. If you have any queries about events please contact the event organiser directly.

Beginners Guide to the Night Sky and Rocket Making

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Take a journey through the Cosmos with stargazing expert Richard Darn. From spotting ancient constellations to finding galaxies, this is a fun, practical session to take your astro knowledge on to a new level! You will even get the chance to handle space rocks over four billion years old! If the sun is out we'll […]

Craven Museum Make & Take: Dark Skies Festival

Skipton Town Hall High St, Skipton

Join us for a relaxed, space themed family craft session in the Concert Hall, suitable for children of all ages. Children will be able to make their own retractable telescopes with constellation wheels and a Dark Skies postcard. FREE. This Make & Take is inspired by North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival. […]

Dark Skies Crafting Fun

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Come and enjoy an afternoon of Dark Skies Crafting fun with Jane. Included in museum admission. Drop in activity.        

Family Dark Skies Experience

Stump Cross Caverns Greenhow Hill, Pately Bridge, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Stump Cross Cavern COSMIC WONDERS   Join Sophie from Cosmic Wonders - an interactive learning experience to engage and inspire you about our Universe. Presenting astronomy talks, stargazing sessions, and planetarium experiences. ...Blast off on a journey through the cosmos with Sophie   An introduction to astronomy and stargazing aimed at children and adult beginners. […]

***SOLD OUT*** Photo Walk: Stargazing/Night Time Landscapes

Gordale Scar Gordale, Malhamdale, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join Yorkshire Photo Walks at this stunning location and learn how to make the invisible visible with your camera. Find out how to photograph the night sky using long exposures and manual camera settings. If it's cloudy, don't worry as you will still learn how to take amazing photographs of this stunning Yorkshire Dales landscape […]

Photo Walk: Black & White Photography

Skipton Skipton High Street, Skipton

Join Yorkshire Photo Walks in Skipton, the gateway to the Dales to learn how to make stunning black and white photographs. As we explore this quaint market town you will find out how to set your camera to take photos in black and white, what makes a good black and white photograph and how to […]

Photo Walk: How to Take Photos After Dark

Grassington

Join Yorkshire Photo Walks in Grassington and discover how to take stunning photographs after the sun has gone down. Learn how to create manual, long exposures and reveal the beauty of this Yorkshire Dales town at night.

Moon and Stars Biscuit Decorating

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Moon and stars biscuit decorating with Helen at the Firebox Cafe Included in museum admission  

Photo Walk: Waterfalls After Dark

West Burton Village Green West Burton, Leyburn, United Kingdom

Have you ever thought to take a photograph of a waterfall at night? No, I thought not. However the concept isn't as crazy as it seems. On this Photo Walk you will learn how to make long exposures using manual camera settings to make the invisible visible. Bring this stunning waterfall to life in a […]

Photo Walk: Stargazing/Night Time Landscapes

Ribblehead

Join Yorkshire Photo Walks at this stunning location and learn how to make the invisible visible with your camera. Find out how to photograph the night sky using long exposures and manual camera settings. If it's cloudy, don't worry as you will still learn how to take amazing photographs of this stunning Yorkshire Dales landscape […]