Fabulous observatory set in the wonderful grounds of Hesketh Park and steeped in history. Open during summer months with events run by Southport Astronomical Society and the Friends of Fernley Observatory.
Location event organiser
Southport Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.
Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.
Tonight's weather forecast
Weather forecast for Southport (1.20 miles away) updated 18/09/19 at 06:00.
Location light pollution
This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium
Forthcoming events at this location
Sunday 22nd September 2019 from 10:30am to 17:00pm
Tuesday 22nd October 2019 from 10:30am to 16:00pm
Sunday 10th November 2019 from 10:30am to 16:00pm
Sunday 1st December 2019 from 10:30am to 16:00pm
Sunday 22nd December 2019 from 10:30am to 16:00pm