The Practical

Astronomy Course

Date: 15 - 17 July 2021


Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park - Dubai

Ages: 10+

Fees: AED 750 per person

Astronomy is the branch of natural science that studies the elements of the universe. This course is designed for anyone who is interested in learning more about modern astronomy. We will help you navigate your way around the night sky, learn the history of astronomy, and a lot more!

Friend/DAG Member discounts available*

Camp Program: 


  • Day 1 (15th July)
    • Understanding Our Universe
    • The History Of Astronomy
    • Size Comparison
  • Day 2 (16th July)
    • Motion Of The Skies
    • Magnitude of Objects
    • Measuring Distances
    • Useful Astronomy Applications
  • Day 3  (17th July)
    • Naked-Eye Stargazing
    • Navigating The Night Sky
    • Identifying Objects
    • The Constellations
    • Sky Maps
    • Observing Conditions
    • Certificate Ceremony

Important Information:

  • Park entrance is AED 10 per car or AED 3 per person through Nol Card.
  • You can purchase/recharge your Nol Card at the park gate.
  • Masks are MANDATORY!
  • Social distancing must be practiced at all times.
  • Tickets for this course are LIMITED!
  • Please bring the hard copy or soft copy of the event ticket email to ensure a smooth and fast check-in.
  • Dubai Astronomy Group paid members are requested to bring their membership ID card to be presented upon request.
  • *Send us a message on WhatsApp +97142216603 to get the discounted rate for friends.

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