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Dyffryn Observatory

Dyffryn Observatory

Dyffryn Gardens, St Nicholas, CF5 6SU

The Dyffryn Observatory is located on the grounds of Dyffryn Gardens and is the proud home of Cardiff Astronomical Society.

The venue is away from the worst effects of light pollution and benefits from excellent dark skies, allowing visitors to observe fantastic astronomical objects using the large 11″ aperture telescope.

The group regularly open their observatory to the public for stargazing sessions and star parties.


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Cardiff Astronomical Society

Cardiff Astronomical Society organises events at this location

Please contact Cardiff Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Dyffryn House Gardens (1.1 miles away) updated 21/01/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 24th January 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Barry Community Centre, Barry, CF62 5TR (4.8 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Exford with Wild About Exmoor

    Thursday 27th January 2022 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (26.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Exford with Wild About Exmoor

    Thursday 3rd February 2022 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (26.7 miles away)

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  • Barry Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 7th February 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:00pm

    Barry Community Centre, Barry, CF62 5TR (4.8 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Exford with Wild About Exmoor

    Thursday 10th February 2022 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Exford Bridge Tea Rooms, Exford, TA24 7PY (26.7 miles away)

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