Bidston Observatory

Bidston Observatory

Wilding Way, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH43 7RA

Now home to the Bidston Observatory Artistic Research Centre, Bidston Observatory is a beautiful grade 2 listed building on top of Bidston Hill. The location is open to the public only during special events.


Bidston Observatory is a private location and is only accessible out of normal hours for stargazing by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Weather forecast

  • 22/06/24

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  • 23/06/24

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  • 23/06/24

    16° 9%

Weather forecast for Seacombe (0.8 miles away) updated 22/06/24 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Llandyrnog Astronomical Society Meeting (Golden Lion)

    Tuesday 25th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Golden Lion Inn - Llangynhafel, Denbigh, LL16 4LN (19.0 miles away)

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  • Leighton Observatory Open Evening

    Wednesday 26th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Leighton Observatory - Pex Hill, Widnes, WA8 5QW (13.3 miles away)

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  • Chester Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Wednesday 26th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Burley Memorial Hall, Chester, CH3 7QN (19.7 miles away)

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  • Mid-Cheshire Astronomical Group meeting & observing

    Friday 28th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norley Parish Centre, Norley, WA6 8NE (20.0 miles away)

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  • Public observing at High Legh Community Observatory

    Friday 28th June 2024 from dusk

    High Legh Community Observatory, High Legh, WA16 6NS (26.1 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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  • Lloyds Meadow Glamping

    Delamere Road, Mouldsworth, Cheshire, CH3 8BD (18.4 miles away)

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  • Glan Llyn Farmhouse

    Pant Du Road, Nercwys, Clwyd, CH7 4DD (19.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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