Santa to visit AOP

For the first time ever Santa is coming to Armagh Observatory and Planetarium, but it’s a real Code Red! Join our E.L.F. crew on Mission Santa and blast off on a brand new Christmas adventure like never before. Your out-of-this-world adventure will include:★ Admission to “The Alien Who stole Christmas” Read more…

Transit of Mercury 2019

Over 100 people arrived at Armagh Observatory and Planetarium on Monday 11 November to view the Transit of Mercury through our telescopes, including our world-famous Grubb telescope. With special kit for Solar observing our staff and students enthusiastically greeted the crowds of public visitors and school children in attendance. With Read more…