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Monkton Combe Community Observatory

Monkton Combe Community Observatory

Monkton Senior School, Monkton Combe, BA2 7JE

Just 2 miles southeast from the centre of Bath as the crow flies, the observatory sits on the grounds of Monkton Combe School and is a short stroll from the Governor’s Field Car Park off Church Lane. The observatory sits within the Monkton Combe valley with easy access from Bath and the A36 Warminster Road. Public stargazing is organised by Bath Astronomers in collaboration with the school.


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Weather forecast

  • 28/10/21

    14° 59%
  • 28/10/21

    14° 49%
  • 29/10/21

    14° 87%
  • 29/10/21

    13° 91%

Weather forecast for Prior Park Bath (0.8 miles away) updated 27/10/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Solar Observing at the Blackett Observatory

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 09:34am to 11:45am

    Blackett Observatory, Marlborough, SN8 1PA (25.6 miles away)

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  • Dark skies, and why they matter, with Bob Mizon MBE

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am

    Marlborough Town Hall, Marlborough, SN8 1AA (26.0 miles away)

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  • Rockets and Rovers with Bath Astronomers

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 10:30am to 12:30pm

    St Mary's Church Hall - Marlborough, Marlborough, SN8 1JQ (26.1 miles away)

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  • Blast Off! With the Space Detectives

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 11:30am to 15:00pm

    Marlborough Town Hall, Marlborough, SN8 1AA (26.0 miles away)

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  • To infinity and beyond – astronomical Q&A session

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 12:00pm to 13:00pm

    Marlborough Town Hall, Marlborough, SN8 1AA (26.0 miles away)

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