Jodrell Bank Observatory

Jodrell Bank Observatory

University of Manchester, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9DL

Home of the famous Lowell Radio Telescope the Jodrell Bank Observatory hosts frequent public events throughout the year including events to support BBC Stargazing Live.

Image credit: Ant Holloway


Location events organiser

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre organises events at this location

Please contact Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 21/06/24

    17° 11%
  • 21/06/24

    15° 55%
  • 22/06/24

    13° 88%
  • 22/06/24

    13° 80%

Weather forecast for Holmes Chapel (3.2 miles away) updated 21/06/24 at 20:01.




Events nearby

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  • Public observing at High Legh Community Observatory

    Friday 21st June 2024 from dusk

    High Legh Community Observatory, High Legh, WA16 6NS (10.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Keele Observatory public open evening

    Tuesday 25th June 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Keele Observatory, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 5BG (16.2 miles away)

    More info
  • Leighton Observatory Open Evening

    Wednesday 26th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Leighton Observatory - Pex Hill, Widnes, WA8 5QW (21.3 miles away)

    More info
  • Chester Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Wednesday 26th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Burley Memorial Hall, Chester, CH3 7QN (21.2 miles away)

    More info
  • Salford Observatory open evening

    Wednesday 26th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Salford Observatory, Chasely Fields, M6 7DZ (17.8 miles away)

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • Lloyds Meadow Glamping

    Delamere Road, Mouldsworth, Cheshire, CH3 8BD (17.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Dovestone Holiday Park

    Chew Valley Road, Greenfield, Lancashire, OL3 7NF (24.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Alkington Grange Barns

    Alkington, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 3NH (26.4 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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