Home of the famous Lowell Radio Telescope the Jodrell Bank Observatory hosts frequent public events throughout the year including events to support BBC Stargazing Live.
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Location event organiser
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre organises stargazing events at this location.
Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.
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When to stargaze at Jodrell Bank Observatory
This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.