Leith Hill Tower

Leith Hill Tower

Leith Hill, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 6LX

Leith Hill Tower is an excellent location to escape nearby light pollution and stargaze! With vistas in all directions, including up towards the starry skies, it makes a great venue to spot meteors during meteor showers! There are several nearby car parks; however, the hill itself offers a bit of a climb!


Leith Hill Tower 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

  • 14/07/24

    18° 4%
  • 14/07/24

    13° 0%
  • 15/07/24

    11° 0%
  • 15/07/24

    10° 13%

Weather forecast for Holmbury St. Mary Youth Hostel (2.5 miles away) updated 14/07/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Royal Institution Public Talk – Can you blow up the Sun?

    Wednesday 17th July 2024 from 18:00pm to 19:15pm

    The Royal Institution, London, W1S 4BS (25.1 miles away)

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  • Wadhurst and Tunbridge Wells Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 17th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Beechwood School - Tunbridge Wells, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 3QD (28.7 miles away)

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  • Worthing Astronomical Society monthly meeting

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

    Emmanuel United Reformed Church - Worthing, Worthing, BN11 4SD (25.2 miles away)

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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 18th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, Otford, TN14 5PQ (26.0 miles away)

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  • Public solar viewing with Flamsteed Astronomy Society

    Saturday 20th July 2024 from 11:00am to 16:00pm

    Royal Observatory Greenwich, London, SE10 8XJ (26.2 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

Stay at one of these stargazing-friendly accommodation providers.

  • Foot of the Downs

    Fulking, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9LP (20.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Littleton Farm Campsite

    Upwaltham, Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 0LX (21.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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