King Alfred's Tower Car Park

King Alfred's Tower Car Park

Tower Road, Bruton, BA10 0JS

This remote but accessible car park is used to access the nearby King Alfred’s tower, a striking 49m tall folly (great for star trails perhaps!?).  The location is an officially recognised Dark Sky Discovery Site in the Cranbourne Chase Dark Sky Reserve.


Location events organiser

Chasing Stars Cranborne Chase AONB

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Weather forecast

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Weather forecast for Stourhead (1.7 miles away) updated 20/09/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 29th September 2021 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, 19 New King Street, Bath, BA1 2BL, South West (18.4 miles away)

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  • Somerset Levels Stargazers monthly meeting and observing

    Wednesday 29th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, TA7 0QU (22.7 miles away)

    More info
  • Wiltshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 5th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Irene Usher Memorial Pavilion, Seend, Melksham, SN12 6NS (20.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Wiltshire Astronomical Society observing session

    Friday 8th October 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Lacock Playing Fields, Lacock, Chippenham, SN15 2LQ (23.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Crewkerne And District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 20th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Norton-sub-Hambdon Village Hall, New Road, Norton-sub-Hambdon, TA14 6SF (20.9 miles away)

    More info

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