What can you do at Stonehenge Aotearoa?

Star Safari telescope viewing is weather-dependant. Check here for updates on the weather. NEXT STAR SAFARI WILL BE FRIDAY 8 AUGUST.

ANytime – self guided tour

Come and see the henge anytime during our opening hours without any appointment!

Besides that, you can also:

JOin us
for a guided tour

By appointment. Bookings essential!

Venture
on a star safari

Every Friday and Saturday. Bookings essential.

Take
the Stonehenge Experience

By appointment. Bookings essential!


Or check out our Saturday courses.

8
August2020
Astrophotography Course4 hours of astrophotography theory followed by 3 hours observing – weather permitting.
Find out more details.
2pm-6pm and night time observingStonehenge Aotearoa
15
August2020
Stargazing Course Introduction to the Night Sky for absolute beginners. You will know your way around the night sky and what to do for next steps. Observing is weather dependant.
Find out more details.
2pm-6pm and night time observingStonehenge Aotearoa
22
August2020
Introduction to AstronomyWe cover basics of astronomy. Great course for teachers, students or astronomy enthusiasts. Observing is weather dependant.
Find out more details.
2pm-6pm and night time observingStonehenge Aotearoa
8
September2020
Telescope CourseAre you thinking of buying a telescope or do you have one already but don’t know how to use it? If so, then this course is for you. Observing is weather dependant.
Find out more details.
2pm-6pm and night time observingStonehenge Aotearoa

Stonehenge Aotearoa

Located in the beautiful Wairarapa,
Stonehenge Aotearoa is the place where you can
learn about the sky and the earth.

Our courses

We also offer courses in astronomy, stargazing, astrophotography and telescopes. A Mars exhibition is coming soon too!

Stars

“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.” 

― Ralph Waldo Emerson
did you know?

Stars are powered by nuclear fusion. Planets are made from stars leftovers. Most stars hang out in pairs.