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Herschel Museum of Astronomy

Herschel Museum of Astronomy

19 New King Street, Bath, Avon, BA1 2BL, South West

Museum dedicated to the many achievements of the Herschel family including that of William who discovered the planet Uranus from this very location in 1781.


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

Location events organiser

Herschel Museum of Astronomy

Herschel Museum of Astronomy organises events at this location

Please contact Herschel Museum of Astronomy directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


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Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Herschel Museum of Astronomy. View these events on a calendar.

  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 28th September 2022 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 26th October 2022 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 30th November 2022 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 28th December 2022 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 25th January 2023 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 22nd February 2023 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL

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