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Hampstead Observatory

Hampstead Observatory

Hampstead Grove, Hampstead, 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

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Weather forecast for Hampstead (0.1 miles away) updated 17/10/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Loughton Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Thursday 2nd December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Maidenhead Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Friday 3rd December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    St James-the-Less Church Hall, Maidenhead, SL6 6QW (25.7 miles away)

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  • Kenley Observatory Public Open Evening

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Norman Fisher Observatory at Kenley, Kenley, CR8 5EP (18.0 miles away)

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  • Loughton Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Thursday 9th December 2021 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 10th December 2021 from 18:30pm to 20:00pm

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

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