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The Observatory Science Centre

The Observatory Science Centre

Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1RN

Home of the Herstmonceux Observatory this is an interactive hands-on science centre promoting interest in science for everyone. The centre itself is open most days with access to the observatory and viewing through the amazing telescopes permitted during regular open evenings. Sat nav users should look up the location’s website for directions.


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Observatory Science Centre

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Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Herstmonceux Castle (0.2 miles away) updated 14/08/22 at 20:00.




Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at The Observatory Science Centre. View these events on a calendar.

  • Herstmonceux Astronomy Festival 2022

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 14:00pm to Sunday 4th September 2022 12:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 17th September 2022 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 1st October 2022 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 8th October 2022 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 22nd October 2022 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Friday 4th November 2022 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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