Piazzi Smyth Observatory

Bedford School, Bedford, MK40 2TU

Location description

Observatory located on the premises of Bedford School with events run by Bedford Astronomical Society.


Location event organiser

Bedford Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Observatory

Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.


Tonight's weather forecast

26/09/18
19:00
17°
0%
26/09/18
22:00
14°
0%
27/09/18
01:00
13°
0%
27/09/18
04:00
11°
0%
Weather forecast for Bedford (0.56 miles away) updated 26/09/18 at 00:01.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Forthcoming events at this location

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 3rd October 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 10th October 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 17th October 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 24th October 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 31st October 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 7th November 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 14th November 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 21st November 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 28th November 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 5th December 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 12th December 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 19th December 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 26th December 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 2nd January 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 9th January 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 16th January 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 23rd January 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 30th January 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 6th February 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 13th February 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 20th February 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 27th February 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 6th March 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 13th March 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 20th March 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 27th March 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 3rd April 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 10th April 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 17th April 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Piazzi Smyth Observatory Public Open Evening

Wednesday 24th April 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

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