View the Perseid Meteor Shower in the Brecon Beacons

Come and view one of nature’s finest shows: the Perseid meteor shower, live from the dark skies above the National Park on the 11th of August.

Experts from Dark Sky Wales will help you explore the heavens in their portable planetarium; view stars and planets through telescopes. If it is cloudy there will be a range of lectures on the subject. If the weather is against us, this event will still go ahead with the presentation and mobile planetarium.

To find out more about Dark Sky Wales visit:

Tickets are £15 which includes Coffee and Cake to get your evening off to a great start. This event starts at 7.00pm. Please bring a warm jacket as it can get chilly even at the height of summer. Organised by the Brecon Beacons National Park Visitor Centre in conjunction with Dark Skies Wales

Meet: at the National Park Visitor Centre, Libanus, LD3 8ER.

Cost: £15:00 per person (min.age guide 8+ years). Price includes parking, entry to the planetarium and lecture and your Coffee and Cake.

Buy your tickets here

Click here for the top ten places to go stargaxing in the Brecon Beacons to give you the best chance to watch the meteor shower!

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