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Belfast - Divis and the Black Mountain

Guided Tours of the Solar System

Learning
Location Belfast - Divis and the Black Mountain
Date 18 Jun - 6 Jul 2022
Time 1:00PM
Age Family Friendly

Join us for a guided tour of the solar system on the spectacular Divis and Black Mountain. Our tours are tailored to different interests and abilities so please check the details below to make sure you sign up for the right one for you.


Messages from Mission Control:

  • All activities are weather dependent and may change subject to the forecast.

  • All tours begin at the upper car park next to the cafe.

  • Please wear appropriate moon boots and clothing for the weather and terrain giving consideration to the fact that the weather conditions may change suddenly.

  • You will receive an email prior to your activity date with any updates that will affect your booking.

Family Tours

This tour will take you on a journey from the Sun to Mars, and has been created as fun for all the family. Please view our accessibility guide for more information on pram accessibility here.

Saturday 18 June @ 1pm–2pm

Sunday 19 June @ 1pm–2pm and 3pm–4pm

Tuesday 28 June @ 7–8pm **CANCELLED**

Saturday 2 July @ 1–2pm and 3–4pm

Science tour with Professor Stephen Smartt

Take a tour from the Sun to Saturn with cosmic superstar Professor Stephen Smartt, and learn all about the astrophysics behind our sculpture trail!

Sunday 26 June @ 2pm–4pm ** Cancelled due to bad weather**

Wednesday 6 July @ 7pm–9pm