Yuri's Night Gothenburg

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Date(s) - Wed, Apr 12 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CET

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Event Website: http://www.slottsskogsobservatoriet.se


For the first time in a good while, Yuri’s Night will be celebrated in Sweden and this will be held at the Slottsskogen observatory in Gothenburg!
For any inquiries, please send an e-mail to: slottsskogsobservatoriet@gmail.com

19:00 – Doors open

Talks/Lectures (will be held in Swedish and Norwegian):
19:15 – 19:45: “Yuri Gagarin, Valentina Tereshkova and Soviet space efforts” (Katja Lindblom)
20:15-20:45:  “MATS – A small satellite with great potential” (Ole Martin Christensen)

Other activities:
19:30 – 20:30: Live drawing with comics artist Yvette Gustafsson
19:00 – 21:00: Open air-quiz

Stargazing (in Swedish and English):
21:00 – 22:00: Observations of the night sky. If the skies are clear, a great evening will conclude with observations of planet Jupiter and other interesting objects that the spring sky have to offer. In case of clouded skies, this activity will be replaced with a guided tour of the observatory. You do not have to order tickets or book in advance but if wishing to participate, make sure to be at the observatory no later than 21:10. After that, we close the doors.

Entrance fees:
Family (Maximum of 2 adults and 3 children) : 200 SEK (€20.00; $22.50)
Adults: 70 SEK ( €7.30; $8.00)
Children and adolescents (6-17 years old): 50 SEK (€5.30; $5.60)
Children under 6 years: Free

Payment methods:
Cash, debit cards/credit cards