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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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    Monday 15th August 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

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    Wednesday 17th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    The Chiltern Observatory, Amersham, HP7 0QG (11.5 miles away)

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  • Community open night at Bayfordbury Observatory

    Thursday 18th August 2022 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

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  • Walton Astronomy Group meeting and observing

    Thursday 18th August 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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  • Reading Astronomical Society meeting

    Saturday 20th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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