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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

  • 19/10/21

    15° 92%
  • 19/10/21

    15° 93%
  • 20/10/21

    15° 90%
  • 20/10/21

    14° 10%

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




Events nearby

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  • Swindon Stargazers Monthly Meeting

    Friday 21st January 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Liddington Village Hall, Swindon, SN4 0HB (29.3 miles away)

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  • Bath Astronomers monthly meeting

    Wednesday 26th January 2022 from 00:19am to 21:30pm

    Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath, BA1 2BL (2.5 miles away)

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  • Wiltshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 1st February 2022 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 4th February 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Swindon Stargazers Monthly Meeting

    Friday 18th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Liddington Village Hall, Swindon, SN4 0HB (29.3 miles away)

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