Caradon Observatory

Caradon Observatory

Upton Cross, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 5BQ

Caradon Observatory occupies a fantastic dark sky location on the Eastern edge of Bodmin Moor and within the buffer zone of the Bodmin Moor International Dark Sky Park.  The four domes house a variety on instruments including both reflecting, refracting and solar telescopes. The facility’s current primary focus is research and education however has plans to open up it’s observatory doors to visitors.


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Weather forecast

  • 21/06/24

    12° 95%
  • 21/06/24

    13° 50%
  • 22/06/24

    12° 18%
  • 22/06/24

    12° 10%

Weather forecast for Draynes (5.1 miles away) updated 21/06/24 at 16:00.




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    Friday 12th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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    Thursday 19th September 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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  • Kernow Astronomers monthly meeting

    Thursday 17th October 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Summercourt Memorial Hall, Newquay, TR8 5DY (26.7 miles away)

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