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Chesterfield Barnett Observatory

Chesterfield Barnett Observatory

Hastings Close, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 8RH, East Midlands

Run by the enthusiastic members of Chesterfield Astronomical Society the Chesterfield Barnett Observatory is a wonderful facility housing a huge and impressive 18″ aperture telescope and lecture room with excellent amenities. The location is frequently open to the public and is very much worth a visit!


Location events organiser

Chesterfield Astronomical Society

Chesterfield Astronomical Society organises events at this location

Please contact Chesterfield Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 15/08/22

    23° 5%
  • 15/08/22

    20° 47%
  • 16/08/22

    19° 4%
  • 16/08/22

    17° 5%

Weather forecast for Chesterfield (1.6 miles away) updated 15/08/22 at 20:00.




Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Chesterfield Barnett Observatory. View these events on a calendar.

  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

    Friday 19th August 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH

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  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

    Friday 26th August 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH

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  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH

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  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

    Friday 9th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH

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  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

    Friday 16th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH

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  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Open Evening

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH

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