Rosse Observatory

Rosse Observatory

Carleton Road, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

Home of the friendly and welcoming West Yorkshire Astronomical Society who host frequent public stargazing sessions every Tuesday and Friday evening.


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West Yorkshire Astronomical Society

West Yorkshire Astronomical Society organises events at this location

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


Weather forecast

  • 04/08/21

    20° 8%
  • 04/08/21

    18° 5%
  • 05/08/21

    16° 6%
  • 05/08/21

    15° 4%

Weather forecast for Pontefract (1.1 miles away) updated 04/08/21 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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