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

  • 16/07/24

    20° 2%
  • 16/07/24

    16° 0%
  • 17/07/24

    14° 0%
  • 17/07/24

    12° 0%

Weather forecast for Wareham (3.9 miles away) updated 16/07/24 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Fordingbridge Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 17th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    The Elm Tree - Ringwood, Ringwood, BH24 3DY (21.5 miles away)

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 6th August 2024 from 00:00am to 21:00pm

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

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 6th August 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR (27.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 3rd September 2024 from 00:00am to 21:00pm

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

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 3rd September 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR (27.4 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • DreamAcres – Cranborne Chase

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

    Stay & Gaze

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