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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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  • Make me an Astronaut – Space Detectives

    Sunday 31st October 2021 from 10:00am to 12:30pm

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

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  • Solar Observing with Bob Mizon MBE

    Sunday 31st October 2021 from 10:00am to 12:00pm

    Marlborough Recreation Ground, Marlborough, SN8 4AE (26.3 miles away)

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  • Wiltshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 2nd November 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Irene Usher Memorial Pavilion, Melksham, SN12 6NS (10.5 miles away)

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  • Wiltshire Astronomical Society observing session

    Friday 5th November 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Lacock Playing Fields, Chippenham, SN15 2LQ (9.6 miles away)

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  • Stargazing from Bath Abbey Tower with the Bath Astronomers

    Friday 19th November 2021 from 18:00pm to 21:00pm

    Bath Abbey, Bath, BA1 1LT (2.2 miles away)

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