Coats Observatory

Coats Observatory

Paisley Museum, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2BA

Located within the complex of Paisley Museum the Coats Observatory is a stunning building housing a vast range of telescopes and is the oldest public observatory in the country. During the day a variety of planetarium shows are offered and by night visitors have the opportunity to look through their powerful telescopes. Entrance to the museum and observatory is free of charge!


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Weather forecast

  • 15/06/24

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  • 16/06/24

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Weather forecast for Paisley (0.4 miles away) updated 15/06/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Inverclyde Skywatchers Club Meeting

    Monday 17th June 2024 from 15:00pm to 17:00pm

    Inverkip Hub, Greenock, PA16 0FZ (17.4 miles away)

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  • Renfrewshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 18th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Walkinshaw Community Centre, Johnstone, PA5 8AF (3.1 miles away)

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  • Airdrie Astronomical Association club meeting

    Friday 21st June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    New Wellwynd Church - Airdrie, Airdrie, ML6 0AG (17.4 miles away)

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  • Inverclyde Skywatchers Club Meeting

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 15:00pm to 17:00pm

    Inverkip Hub, Greenock, PA16 0FZ (17.4 miles away)

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  • Ayrshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Kyle Academy, Ayr, KA7 3LR (27.6 miles away)

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