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.
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Wells & Mendip Astronomers organises stargazing events at this location.
Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.
Location accessible out of hours only when stargazing events are scheduled.
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When to stargaze at Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre & Observatory
This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.