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Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre & Observatory

Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre & Observatory

Charterhouse-on-Mendip, Blagon, Avon, 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.


Charterhouse Outdoor Activity Centre & Observatory is a private location and is only accessible out of normal hours for stargazing 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


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Events nearby

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  • Solar Observing at Wells Cathedral Green

    Saturday 13th August 2022 from 11:00am to 17:00pm

    Wells Cathedral, Wells, BA5 2UE (6.8 miles away)

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  • Crewkerne And District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 17th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norton-sub-Hambdon Village Hall, Norton-sub-Hambdon, TA14 6SF (24.7 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 22nd August 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Barry Community Centre, Barry, CF62 5TR (24.7 miles away)

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

    Wednesday 31st August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

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  • Cardiff Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff, CF24 3AA (23.4 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Stay & Gaze

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

    Stay & Gaze

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