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Hanwell Community Observatory

Hanwell Community Observatory

Hanwell, Banbury, OX17 1HN

An enthusiastic team of volunteer astronomers runs the Hanwell Community Observatory. The location is home to the incredible John Wall telescope, a 30-inch refractor and the largest ever constructed by a single individual. Visitors are welcome for private stargazing sessions; however, prior booking is required.


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Hanwell Community Observatory

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Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Wroxton Abbey (1.9 miles away) updated 21/01/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Observing with Abingdon Astronomical Society

    Monday 31st January 2022 from 20:00pm to Wednesday 2nd February 2022 23:00pm

    Abingdon Road Car Park - Tubney, Kingston Bagpuize, OX13 5QQ (28.0 miles away)

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  • Stratford Astronomical Society Telescope Club Night

    Tuesday 1st February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Alderminster Village Hall, Alderminster, CV37 8PE (13.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Redditch Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 7th February 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Windmill Community Centre - Redditch, Rye Grass Lane, B97 5YE (28.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Knowle Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Monday 7th February 2022 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

    Dorridge Village Hall, Dorridge, B93 8QA (25.4 miles away)

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  • Abingdon Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 14th February 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    All Saint's Methodist Church Hall - Abingdon, Abingdon, OX14 2AQ (28.5 miles away)

    More info

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