Last updated 8th March 2024


Announcing National Astronomy Week 2025

The next UK National Astronomy Week will be held from Saturday 1 February to Sunday 9 February, 2025.

During the week there will be a spectacular line-up of the planets Mars, Jupiter, Venus and Saturn in the evening sky and the Moon will be waxing from a crescent phase to full. There will be stargazing events held across the country which you can attend, plus meetings, exhibitions and other exciting events. Come back to this page from time to time to see what's planned.

To get in touch please email us at

The website for the last National Astronomy Week, "Mars Encounter", which ran in 2020, has been moved to

All the talks and information about this event are still available via this new address.

This website is under development - more information will be published soon.