To experience the beauty of the starry skies above the Eifel, the Astronomy workshop "Stars without borders" in the middle of the Eifel National Park, offers different workshops about the nature experience starry skies in German and English language. The offers include sky observations such as star hikes with telescopes and large binoculars, as well as multimedia presentations and workshops.
For night owls and day dreamers, the North Eifel Tourism GmbH offers various day- and multi day packages that can be individually combined according to your wishes. The workshop Stars without borders is an integrated part of the packages. Of course you can also book to observe the sky in the astronomy workshop “Stars without borders” as a single event; for adults €15 and €7,50 for children and youths. Children up to 12 are free in accompaniment of an adult (price subject to change).
Important notes & practical tips
We ask for your understanding that sky observations can only take place in clear weather. Should an event need to be cancelled, you will receive an approx. three hour notice.
Note to parking: You can park for free on the parking lot at the roundabout outside the Vogelsang area (Walberhof), it’s a 500m walk for there. Please park there if possible. Parking on the observatory grounds is only permitted under special circumstances, such as if the walk by foot is too difficult. You can send a written request for a parking permit on the observation grounds which you then need to place visibly in your vehicle when you enter the observation grounds.