Venue - grounds of An Cridhe, Isle of Coll PA78 6SY
Coll & The Cosmos is a stargazing weekend break on the Isle of Coll which makes the most of the island’s incredible dark sky. The break has been specifically designed to appeal to as wide an audience as possible. No prior knowledge of astronomy is needed; we’ll bring you the best of the night sky in a way that is fun and easily understandable.
In 2017 we added a ground-breaking immersive virtual reality session. See the scale of the universe from inside an atom to the edge of known space. Also, travel to the Moon with Apollo 11 – be part of the greatest journey ever taken by humankind.
Coll & The Cosmos is a two-day astronomical voyage of discovery, with approximately 10 hours of learning and stargazing activities delivered by our expert astronomers. The course costs £90 for adults and £75 for young people aged 12 - 17 years. For places booked and paid for 2 months in advance there is a discount price of £81 per adult and £67 per 12 - 17 year old. Accommodation is available at Coll Bunkhouse from £21 per person per night. Alternative accommodation is available just a few minutes walk away including the Coll Hotel, Tigh na Mara and Dun Fraoch Bed & Breakfasts. Further self-catering accommodation can be found here.