The Parsonage Lane Pavilion and Observatory

Sutton-at-Hone, Dartford, DA4 9HD

Location description

The Parsonage Lane Pavilion is home to the Crayford Manor House Astronomical Society and their Dick Chambers Observatory. Visitors are welcome strictly by prior arrangement only.


Location event organiser

Crayford Manor House Astronomical Society Dartford 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

09/04/21
19:00
11°
88%
09/04/21
22:00
84%
10/04/21
01:00
43%
10/04/21
04:00
47%
Weather forecast for Dartford (2.17 miles away) updated 09/04/21 at 18:00.

Location light pollution

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

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 68 events with the last one being on 25th March 2021 organised by Crayford Manor House Astronomical Society Dartford.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit The Parsonage Lane Pavilion and Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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