Women in Dark Skies - Guided Stargazing - a new activity for Nature Parks and Resorts

    Guided Stargazing - a new activity for Nature Parks and Resorts

    ONLINE Event - 22nd September at 7pm (registration below).  

    We are delighted to welcome Etta Dannemann to our series of Women in Dark Skies talks. 

    In this talk, Etta Dannemann will talk about Guided Stargazing as a new activity for dark sky areas. She will explain how hosts and nature parks can use the concept to create value at their sites, and tell more about her motivation to contribute to the Dark Sky Movement. 

    Dipl.-Ing. Etta Dannemann is the founder of VISIT DARK SKIES GmbH, a publisher focusing on dark-sky experiences located in Berlin, Germany. She has been working in the lighting industry for over 10 years as a lighting designer, lighting researcher and communicator. As an architect by education, she is interested in visual and atmospheric topics as well as in outdoor experiences. With VISIT DARK SKIES, she wants to inspire people worldwide to create their own intense experiences with light and darkness. Among her collaboration partners, there are hosts, nature parks and providers from the US, UK, Austria, Ireland and Germany.

    Register in advance for this meeting:


    After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 

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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