The Isle of Wight Observatory

The Isle of Wight Observatory

Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

The Isle of Wight Observatory, also known as Newchurch Observatory, is run by the enthusiastic members of Vectis Astronomical Society who regularly meet here and in the pavilion next door. The observatory is frequently open to the public for regular stargazing sessions.


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Vectis Astronomical Society

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Weather forecast

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  • 25/09/21

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  • 25/09/21

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Weather forecast for Isle Of Wight (sandown) Airport (1.3 miles away) updated 24/09/21 at 04:00.




Forthcoming events

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory public open night

    Thursday 30th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory public open night

    Thursday 7th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory public open night

    Thursday 14th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory public open night

    Thursday 21st October 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory public open night

    Thursday 28th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

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  • Isle of Wight Observatory public open night

    Thursday 4th November 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    The Isle of Wight Observatory, Watery Lane, Newchurch, PO36 0LX

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