Dinton Park - National Trust

Dinton Park - National Trust

St Marys Road, Dinton, Wiltshire, SP3 5HH

Car park for access to the rolling parkland in the grounds of Dinton Park and an officially recognised Dark Sky Discovery Site in the Cranbourne Chase Dark Sky Reserve.


Dinton Park - National Trust is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Location events organiser

Dark Night Skies Cranborne Chase AONB

Dark Night Skies Cranborne Chase AONB organises events at this location

Please contact Dark Night Skies Cranborne Chase AONB directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 25/07/24

    18° 53%
  • 25/07/24

    16° 11%
  • 26/07/24

    14° 3%
  • 26/07/24

    13° 0%

Weather forecast for Teffont Magna (1.2 miles away) updated 25/07/24 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Pop-Up Solar Observing at Wells Cathedral

    Saturday 27th July 2024 from 11:00am to Sunday 28th July 2024 17:00pm

    Wells Cathedral, Wells, BA5 2UE (29.8 miles away)

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 6th August 2024 from 00:00am to 21:00pm

    Allendale Centre - Wimborne, Wimborne, BH21 1AS (19.5 miles away)

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  • See the Perseid Meteor Shower, Moon and Milky Way

    Monday 12th August 2024 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

    Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre, Bournemouth, BH6 4EN (26.9 miles away)

    More info
  • See the Perseids at Toothill Observatory

    Monday 12th August 2024 from 21:30pm to Tuesday 13th August 2024 01:30am

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL (24.6 miles away)

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  • Friends of the Marlborough Telescope observing session (Perseids)

    Monday 12th August 2024 from 22:00pm to Tuesday 13th August 2024 00:00am

    Blackett Observatory, Marlborough, SN8 1PA (25.8 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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  • DreamAcres – Cranborne Chase

    Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 4LP (7.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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