Lincoln Observatory

Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ

Location description

Home of the Lincoln Astronomical Society the observatory hosts a regular public stargazing session every Tuesday evening, members of the public are welcome for a small fee however please contact the event organiser to confirm availability.


Location event organiser

Lincoln Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Observatory

Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.


Tonight's weather forecast

27/11/20
18:00
17%
27/11/20
21:00
17%
28/11/20
00:00
16%
28/11/20
03:00
6%
Weather forecast for Lincoln (0.96 miles away) updated 27/11/20 at 04:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Forthcoming events at this location

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ
Tuesday 1st December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ
Tuesday 8th December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ
Tuesday 15th December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ
Tuesday 22nd December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ
Tuesday 29th December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Lincoln Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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