George Abell Observatory

George Abell Observatory

Kents Hill, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

The George Abell Observatory is set on the campus of the Open University and is home to a Meade LX200 16-inch instrument known as the Alan Cooper Telescope. The facility is operated jointly by the Department of Physical Sciences and the Open University Astronomy Club, the latter of which should be contacted for all visitor enquiries (anyone can book!).


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Events nearby

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  • Hertford Astronomy Group Monthly Meeting

    Wednesday 12th May 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

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  • Stargazing with Aylesbury Astronomical Society

    Friday 14th May 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

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  • Stargazing with Aylesbury Astronomical Society

    Friday 21st May 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

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  • Stargazing with Aylesbury Astronomical Society

    Friday 28th May 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

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  • Northants Amateur Astronomers Informal Meeting and Observing

    Tuesday 1st June 2021 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    Astronomy Presentation, Society Meeting

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