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Hanwell Community Observatory

Hanwell Community Observatory

Hanwell, Banbury, Oxfordshire, 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 28/05/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Knowle Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Monday 2nd January 2023 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Open University Astronomy Club

    Tuesday 3rd January 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Open University Robert Hooke Building, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA (28.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Knowle Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Monday 6th February 2023 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info
  • Open University Astronomy Club

    Tuesday 7th February 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Open University Robert Hooke Building, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA (28.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Knowle Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Monday 6th March 2023 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info

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