Herschel Astronomical Society Observatory

Herschel Astronomical Society Observatory

Eton, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 6EF

Located on the outskirts of Eton College the Herschel Astronomical Society Observatory has a range of instruments including a historic 6inch Cooke Refractor and large 23″ aperture Newtonian reflecting telescope. Please note that visiting the facility is strictly by prior arrangement. Contact the Society or attend one of their regular meetings at the nearby Marten Building for more information.


Herschel Astronomical Society Observatory is a private location and is only accessible out of normal hours for stargazing by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

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Events nearby

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  • Practical Astronomy with Basingstoke Astronomical Society

    Thursday 13th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Cliddesden Primary School, Basingstoke, RG25 2QU (27.6 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 (19.4 miles away)

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  • Reading Astronomical Society meeting

    Saturday 15th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    St Peter's Church Hall - Earley, Earley, RG6 1EY (14.1 miles away)

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  • North East London Astronomical Society meeting

    Sunday 16th June 2024 from 13:30pm to 16:30pm

    Wanstead House, Wanstead, E11 2NT (28.1 miles away)

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  • Community open evening at Bayfordbury Observatory

    Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

    Bayfordbury Observatory, Bayfordbury, SG13 8LD (29.1 miles away)

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