Tuesday, 22 November 2011

Celebrate the Most Wonderful Time of the Year at CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory!

Cosmic Christmas at CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory celebrates the festive season with a twist! Suspend your disbelief and visit Santa and his cosmic crew from December 17 – 23 from 11:00 – 18:00 for a natural and traditional take on this special holiday!

Cosmic Christmas package : €10 per child
·         Each child will meet Father Christmas in his Victorian grotto
·         Get an astro gift bag
·         See our Cosmos at the Castle exhibition
·         Email your letter to Santa at the North Pole via our radio telescope
·         See Christmas movies
·         Get a photo and souvenir card (extra supplement of €7)

Christmas Astro Gifts
Remember our gift shop stocks great astronomy and science titles, toys and telescopes. How about some Space Ice Cream; the perfect stocking filler for your little astro-nerd?!
Evening Tours with Lady Castle
A guided and personal tour of the Tower & Dungeon with Lady Castle – €15pp. Guided stargazing is also available for groups of 15- 25 people for €50.
For more information or to make a booking, contact 021-4357917 or info@bco.ie
CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory
Castle Road
Cork, Ireland

CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory are National Coordinators for World Space Week 2011 and Ireland’s official media and outreach representative for European Southern Observatory (ESO), the world’s most productive ground-based observatory.