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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

  • 18/10/21

    16° 6%
  • 18/10/21

    16° 10%
  • 19/10/21

    15° 9%
  • 19/10/21

    15° 19%

Weather forecast for Prior Park Bath (0.8 miles away) updated 18/10/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Watching Space Dust with Simon from Bath Astronomers

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 13:00pm to 14:00pm

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

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  • Progress in Astronomy’s big questions with Chris Lintott

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 14:00pm to 15:30pm

    Marlborough College, Marlborough, SN8 1PA (25.7 miles away)

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  • A history of women in Astronomy with Mary McIntyre

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 14:30pm to 15:30pm

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

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  • Astronomy sketching workshop with Mary McIntyre

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 16:00pm to 17:00pm

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

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  • Stargazing at Manton

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Manton Play Park - Jubilee Fields, Manton Down, SN8 4HR (24.9 miles away)

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