Flatford Car Park - National Trust

Flatford Car Park - National Trust

East Bergholt, Colchester, Essex, CO7 6UL

This National Trust car park offers daytime access to the nearby RSPB Flatford Wildlife Garden, as well as nighttime access to fabulous dark skies above Dedham Vale AONB.


Flatford Car Park - National Trust is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 15/06/24

    15° 40%
  • 15/06/24

    13° 10%
  • 16/06/24

    12° 3%
  • 16/06/24

    12° 4%

Weather forecast for Manningtree (2.2 miles away) updated 14/06/24 at 20:01.




Events nearby

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  • Athenaeum Astronomy Association meeting

    Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Whepstead Community Centre, Whepstead, IP29 4TA (21.5 miles away)

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  • North Essex Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Henry Dixon Hall, Witham, CM8 3HR (18.0 miles away)

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  • Orwell Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne, IP12 4NP (13.6 miles away)

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  • Stour Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Cavendish Memorial Hall, Cavendish, CO10 8AD (18.3 miles away)

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  • Athenaeum Astronomy Association meeting

    Wednesday 3rd July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Whepstead Community Centre, Whepstead, IP29 4TA (21.5 miles away)

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