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image for Talk item typeDark Skies Festival: StarDome planetarium at Penrhyn Castle

  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • National Trust
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Talk, Thu 20 - Sun 23 Feb 2020

Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle

Details

Step inside the StarDome and travel deep into outer space to experience all the wonders of the night's sky.

We've teamed up with Techniquest Glyndwr and Snowdonia National Park Dark skies to bring you an amazing immersive 360 degree experience inside their indoor 5m StarDome Planetarium.

Learn all about the astronomy, stargazing and how we can best enjoy of our incredible dark skies region, and help nature while we're at it.

30 minute interactive guided sessions at 11:15, 12:00, 12:45, 13:30, 14:30 & 15:15; suitable for all ages.

Booking essential - Call 0344 249 1895 or book online.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteSpanish signs/guidesWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 20 - Sun 23 Feb 2020 11:15 to 15:45
30 minute sessions at 11:15, 12:00, 12:45, 13:30, 14:30 & 15:15.

Prices

Normal admission prices apply + £3.50 per StarDome session.

Events at this Venue

Address

Penrhyn Castle,
Bangor,
LL57 4HN

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SH 593724  Lat: 53.23062 Long: -4.10799

Penrhyn Castle is 1 mile east of Bangor, off the A5122 at Llandegai.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Bangor station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
    • Yesis gravel
    • Yesis grass
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit