Hampstead Observatory

Hampstead Observatory

Hampstead Grove, Hampstead, London, NW3 1DU

The Hampstead Observatory, lovingly refurbished by the dedicated and enthusiastic astronomers from the Hampstead Scientific Society and re-opened in September 2019 is home to a stunning 6″ Cooke refracting telescope which offers stunning views of the skies above London. The facility is opened to the public every Friday and Saturday night (strictly weather permitting) during the observing season from mid-September through to mid-April (closed during Summer months).


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Hampstead Scientific Society

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Weather forecast

  • 12/06/24

    15° 4%
  • 12/06/24

    14° 1%
  • 13/06/24

    12° 1%
  • 13/06/24

    10° 1%

Weather forecast for Hampstead (0.1 miles away) updated 12/06/24 at 16:01.




Events nearby

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  • Hertford Astronomy Group meeting

    Wednesday 12th June 2024 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, AL10 9AA (13.6 miles away)

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  • Informal observing evening with Crayford Manor Astronomical Society

    Thursday 13th June 2024 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    The Parsonage Lane Pavilion and Observatory, Dartford, DA4 9HD (20.5 miles away)

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  • Loughton Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Thursday 13th June 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Theydon Bois Scout Hall, Epping, CM16 7EJ (14.0 miles away)

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  • Astrokyds with Loughton Astronomical Society

    Friday 14th June 2024 from 18:30pm to 20:00pm

    St Mary's Church Hall - Theydon Bois, Theydon Bois, CM16 7ER (14.1 miles away)

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  • Ewell Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 14th June 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Nonsuch High School and Observatory, Cheam, SM3 8AB (14.3 miles away)

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