observations with telescopes

Planets in the light of the stars

Free entrance
At the November session of Noites no Observatório we will learn how astronomers 'listen' the the sounds of the stars, then using that information to characterise with high detail the planets around them.

Closer to the Stars

Free entrance
Mais perto das Estrelas (Closer to the Stars) is an astronomical observation event in the evenings of every second Thursday each month.

Your night out under the stars

Free entrance
Enjoy an evening learning about the current research in astronomy and engage in fun workshops.

Astrofesta 2017

Free entrance
The Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) is joining Astrofesta with a programme of talks and observations with telescopes.

Dark Sky Party Alqueva 2017

Free entrance
Enjoy a full weekend under the starry skies of Alqueva.