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Festival d’Astronomie in Tautavel
13th August - 17th August
From Thursday 13th to Monday 17th August, as the scorching sun sinks behind the mountains, head to the Palais des Congrès in Tautavel for the Festival d’Astronomie : unique and exciting evenings of discovery.
Observe and contemplate the wonders of the night sky, learn about the summer constellations and make a wish on a shooting star… all absolutely FREE.
But no need to wait for dusk to join in the actions- workshops and activities will be taking place throughout the day from 2pm.
The programme below is provisional and subject to change but gives an idea of the activities on offer.
Make a sun dial, or a water-propulsed rocket, discover the legends and secrets of the Milky Way, you can even win your very own Dobson telescope in the tombola!