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Jodrell Bank Observatory

Jodrell Bank Observatory

University of Manchester, Macclesfield, 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

  • 26/10/21

    15° 5%
  • 26/10/21

    14° 4%
  • 27/10/21

    14° 5%
  • 27/10/21

    15° 5%

Weather forecast for Holmes Chapel (3.2 miles away) updated 26/10/21 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Public observing at High Legh Community Observatory

    Friday 17th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

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

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  • Macclesfield Astronomical Society Lecture Evening

    Tuesday 21st December 2021 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    Goostrey Village Hall, Macclesfield, CW4 8PE (1.3 miles away)

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  • Heaton Park Astronomy Group meeting and observing

    Thursday 23rd December 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Heaton Park Bowls Pavilion - Prestwich, Prestwich, M25 2GT (20.8 miles away)

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  • Public observing at High Legh Community Observatory

    Friday 24th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

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

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  • Public observing at High Legh Community Observatory

    Friday 31st December 2021 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

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

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Lloyds Meadow Glamping

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Dovestone Holiday Park

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Alkington Grange Barns

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

    Stay & Gaze

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