Onchan Park Car Park

Type:Dark Sky Site

Onchan Park Car Park

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About

Located in the western town of Onchan, lies Onchan Pleasure Park, a popular leisure attraction for visitors and residents alike. With views looking out towards the Southern and Eastern direction, stargazers will fully enjoy the array of twinkling lights cast above.

Onchan Park is one of 26 registered Dark Sky Discovery Sites on the Isle of Man. With the help of Interpretation Boards on site, stargazers can fully enjoy the stunning views on offer in the Manx skies.

Advice and Safety:

The stargazing site is in a public park. The area is a flat tarmacked path, with a stream to the south and the sea to the left.

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

By Car: The public park is approximately 2 miles north of Douglas.

By Bus: Bus services to Onchan include, 1, 1H, 2, 2A, 11, 12, 12A, 13. For further information regarding bus timetables visit www.bus.im

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