Space Week 2021 (4th - 10th October)

    Space Week 2021: Event Poster

    Join us in Ballycroy for a self-guided looped walk especially for Space Week. Find out what makes our precious Peatland Ecosystems so similar to "Our Place in Space" and how protecting our local habitats will also help keep our world habitable.

    You can download this special booklet launched for Space Week 2021 Below: 

    File Name: SpaceWeek2021_BVC
    File Size: 6 mb
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    Citizen Science - Mayo Dark Skies Campaign 2021

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    Welcome to Mayo Dark Sky Park. Mayo is now home to Ireland’s first International Dark Sky Park, showcasing some of the darkest, most pristine skies in the world.

    Where the darkest skies reveal the brightest stars.


    Wild Nephin National Park,
    Ballycroy Visitor Centre,
    National Parks & Wildlife Service,
    Ballycroy Village,
    Co. Mayo
    +353 (0)98 49 888