Jon Culshaw's Guide to the Night Sky

Planetarium closures

The planetarium is improving. We're refitting the planetarium and it will be closed from Monday 16 - Friday 20 April. It re-opens to the public on Saturday 21 April. See what's on and choose your next space adventure

Essential information

Date and time: 
12 July | 6.30–7.30pm
Adult: £10.00 | Concession: £8.50 | Child: £7.00
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Talks & courses
10% members discount

Join astronomer and comedian Jon Culshaw for a personalised tour of the night sky in his own unique style.

This event was originally scheduled to take place 15 March, but has moved to 12 July 

Jon is one of the judges for Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year and a frequent contributer to the Sky at Night amongst an illustrious comedy career. We're welcoming Jon to the Observatory to curate and share his own trip around the cosmos. From the near reaches of the Moon to the far reaches of the galaxy he'll be sure to wow us with a symphony of celestial delights.

Find out more about Insight Astronomer Photographer of the Year

Image of Jon Culshaw
Jon Culshaw © Emma Samms