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

18/09/19
19:00
16°
0%
18/09/19
22:00
13°
1%
19/09/19
01:00
12°
0%
19/09/19
04:00
10°
0%
Weather forecast for Lincoln (0.96 miles away) updated 18/09/19 at 12:00.

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

Forthcoming events at this location

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 24th September 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 1st October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 8th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 15th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 22nd October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 29th October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 5th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 12th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 19th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 26th November 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 3rd December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 10th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 17th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 24th December 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 31st December 2019 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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