Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Abberton Reservoir, Colchester, CO2 0EU

Essex Wildlife Trust property and excellent stargazing location away from the worst of the local light pollution, this venue is frequently used by local astronomical societies for public stargazing events.


Private venue - location accessible only by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Location events organiser

North Essex Astronomical Society

North Essex Astronomical Society organises events at this location

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


Weather forecast

  • 18/09/21

    18° 3%
  • 18/09/21

    17° 4%
  • 19/09/21

    18° 5%
  • 19/09/21

    17° 4%

Weather forecast for Layer Marney Tower (2.5 miles away) updated 18/09/21 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Castle Point Astronomy Club beginners observing night

    Wednesday 22nd September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    St Michael and All Angels Church, St Michaels Road, Hadleigh, SS7 2UW (20.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Orwell Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Monday 27th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newbourne Village Hall, Mill Lane, Newbourne, IP12 4NP (24.7 miles away)

    More info
  • Athenaeum Astronomy Association meeting

    Wednesday 29th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Whepstead Community Centre, Bury Road, Whepstead, IP29 4TA (26.5 miles away)

    More info
  • Castle Point Astronomy Club meeting

    Wednesday 29th September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    St Michael and All Angels Church, St Michaels Road, Hadleigh, SS7 2UW (20.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Thurrock Astronomy Society meeting

    Wednesday 6th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Horndon-on-the-Hill Methodist Hall, High Road, Horndon-on-the-Hill, SS17 8LQ (28.1 miles away)

    More info

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