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Knowlton Church and Earthworks - English Heritage

Knowlton Church and Earthworks - English Heritage

Knowlton, Wimbourne, BH21 5AE

This English Heritage property is an officially recognised Dark Sky Discovery Site in the Cranbourne Chase Dark Sky Reserve. The location has limited parking with only a small lay-by, however offers fantastic dark skies and a building making an excellent subject for astrophotography. Photo used with kind permission from Anthony Young.


Knowlton Church and Earthworks - English Heritage is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 24/01/22

    8%
  • 24/01/22

    9%
  • 25/01/22

    9%
  • 25/01/22

    10%

Weather forecast for Cranborne Manor Gardens (2.6 miles away) updated 24/01/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Toothill Observatory Public Open Evening

    Friday 28th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:30pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL (22.7 miles away)

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  • Wessex Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 1st February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Allendale Centre - Wimborne, Wimborne, BH21 1AS (6.3 miles away)

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  • West Wight Stargazing Club

    Tuesday 1st February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium, Yarmouth, PO41 0RR (23.3 miles away)

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  • Southampton Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 10th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Issac Watts Memorial Hall, Southampton, SO16 6TS (23.9 miles away)

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  • Weymouth Astronomy Club meeting

    Friday 11th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Aldhelm's Church Centre, Weymouth, DT3 5EW (28.3 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • DreamAcres – Cranborne Chase

    Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, SP5 4LP (9.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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