Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre & Observatory

Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre & Observatory

Charterhouse-on-Mendip, Blagon, BS40 7XR

Set in the heart of the Mendip Hills and in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre’s accessible but remote location makes for a great place to go stargazing. The venue even has it’s own observatory! Public stargazing events organised with the assistance of Wells and Mendip Astronomical Society.


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

Location events organiser

Wells & Mendip Astronomers

Wells & Mendip Astronomers organises events at this location

Please contact Wells & Mendip Astronomers directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 25/09/21

    18° 5%
  • 25/09/21

    15° 4%
  • 26/09/21

    14° 4%
  • 26/09/21

    14° 1%

Weather forecast for Cheddar (2.9 miles away) updated 25/09/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

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

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, Barry, CF62 9DA (25.2 miles away)

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 29th September 2021 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, 19 New King Street, Bath, BA1 2BL, South West (16.1 miles away)

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

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

    Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, TA7 0QU (16.6 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 4th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, Barry, CF62 9DA (25.2 miles away)

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  • Wiltshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 5th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Irene Usher Memorial Pavilion, Seend, Melksham, SN12 6NS (27.6 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Torre Cider Farm

    Washford, Somerset, TA23 0LA (29.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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