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Isle of Purbeck Viewpoint

Isle of Purbeck Viewpoint

Steeple, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5DF

Enjoy amazing starry skies from this scenic viewpoint overlooking the Dorset coast.

This stargazing location is recommended by Dorset-based amateur astronomer The Astro Guy.


Isle of Purbeck Viewpoint is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 23/05/22

    12° 78%
  • 23/05/22

    11° 52%
  • 24/05/22

    10° 6%
  • 24/05/22

    10° 4%

Weather forecast for Wareham (3.9 miles away) updated 23/05/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 7th June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Allendale Centre - Wimborne, Wimborne, BH21 1AS (13.2 miles away)

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 7th June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR (27.4 miles away)

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  • Green Space Dark Skies – Dorset AONB

    Saturday 11th June 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Cerne Abbas Giant Viewpoint, Cerne Abbas, DT2 7JX (19.5 miles away)

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  • Weymouth Astronomy Club meeting

    Friday 17th June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Aldhelm's Church Centre, Weymouth, DT3 5EW (14.4 miles away)

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 5th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Allendale Centre - Wimborne, Wimborne, BH21 1AS (13.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 4LP (28.8 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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