Orwell Park Observatory

Orwell Park Observatory

Orwell Park School, Nacton, Suffolk, IP10 0ER

The Orwell Park Observatory is a prestigious Victorian observatory on the groups of Orwell Park School. The facility is run with the help of the Orwell Astronomical Society (Ipswich), who open the facility for private tours and to the public throughout the year.


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Orwell Astronomical Society

Orwell Astronomical Society organises events at this location

Please contact Orwell Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


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Events nearby

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  • Orwell Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Monday 24th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne, IP12 4NP (4.0 miles away)

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  • Stour Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Tuesday 2nd July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Cavendish Memorial Hall, Cavendish, CO10 8AD (25.6 miles away)

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  • Athenaeum Astronomy Association meeting

    Wednesday 3rd July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Whepstead Community Centre, Whepstead, IP29 4TA (26.5 miles away)

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  • Observing with DASH at Darsham Village Hall

    Thursday 4th July 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Darsham Village Hall, Darsham, IP17 3QJ (22.6 miles away)

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  • Clacton and District Astronomical Association meeting

    Thursday 4th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:45pm

    Christ Church Clacton - United Reform Church, Clacton-on-Sea, CO15 6PH (15.5 miles away)

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