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Dunstable Downs Chilterns Gateway Centre

Dunstable Downs Chilterns Gateway Centre

Whipsnade Road, Dunstable, Bedforshire, LU6 2GY

National Trust Visitor Centre atop the Dunstable Downs with fantastic views of the skies above and clear horizons all round.


Dunstable Downs Chilterns Gateway Centre 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

National Trust

National Trust organises events at this location

Please contact National Trust directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Dunstable (1.6 miles away) updated 07/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Pigs and Perseids 2022

    Wednesday 10th August 2022 from 18:00pm to 22:30pm

    Curly Tails Pig Sanctuary, Bletchley, MK17 0BH (12.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Chiltern Observatory observing evening

    Wednesday 10th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Chiltern Observatory, Amersham, HP7 0QG (15.0 miles away)

    More info
  • See the Perseids with Baker Street Irregular Astronomers

    Thursday 11th August 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Primrose Hill - London, London, NW1 4RY (27.6 miles away)

    More info
  • Chiltern Observatory observing evening

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

    The Chiltern Observatory, Amersham, HP7 0QG (15.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Milton Keynes Astronomical Society – informal astromeet

    Friday 19th August 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Rectory Cottages - Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK63 6BJ (12.5 miles away)

    More info

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