Point of Interest
Scottish Dark Sky Observatory
An amazing attraction on the Craigengillan Estate. Stargazers can book time to view the cosmos through their professional telescope. (n.b. It is closed just now due to Covid-19.)
A 35 minute drive from The Old Church you can experience the wonders of the dark night sky.
The Scottish Dark Sky Observatory occupies a fantastic hilltop site on the edge of the Galloway Forest Dark Sky Park. This publicly accessible educational observatory has some of the darkest skies in the UK and has two large telescopes through which to observe the night sky. The Galloway Forest…
The Scottish Dark Sky Observatory is an astronomical observatory located near Loch Doon Loch Doon, East Ayrshire, Scotland. It is situated on a hilltop site overlooking the Craigengillan Estate and Dalmellington. You will need to book in advance and you will need to print directions as some people…