Institute of Astronomy – Public

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This is an inspiring place, and does sometimes open to the public. Please check ahead for details. They have public observing evenings (see website for details) during the Winter only. For kids they have introduced a range of fantastic talks on astronomy. These are accessible via their YouTube channel through these links:

YouTube channel (click for link).

A few examples of the talks:

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