Keele University, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG
The Keele Observatory opens its doors to the public every Tuesday evening from 8 pm to 10 pm.
Enjoy an evening looking through their historical 12-inch aperture Grubb Parsons refractor (weather permitting), see their 24-inch aperture research telescope in action and view their exhibits.
An astronomer will be on hand to answer your questions. These sessions are suitable for all ages, are free of charge, and no booking is required to attend.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of Keele Observatory public open evening events at Keele Observatory. You can view events at this location on a calendar.