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Toothill Observatory

Toothill Observatory

Toothill, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 8AL

The Toothill Observatory is located under relatively dark skies on the outskirts of Southampton and is run by the very enthusiastic and welcoming Solent Amateur Astronomers. The facility boasts some impressive equipment including a 14″ Meade telescope (which can be used by wheelchair users) and is made accessible to the public during regular open evenings that take place throughout the observing season from August through to May each year.


Location events organiser

Solent Amateur Astronomers

Solent Amateur Astronomers organises events at this location

Please contact Solent Amateur Astronomers directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


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Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Toothill Observatory. View these events on a calendar.

  • See the Perseids at Toothill Observatory

    Friday 12th August 2022 from 21:30pm to Saturday 13th August 2022 00:30am

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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  • Toothill Observatory Public Open Evening – August 2022

    Friday 26th August 2022 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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  • Toothill Observatory Public Open Evening – August 2022

    Saturday 27th August 2022 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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  • Toothill Observatory Public Open Evening – September 2022

    Friday 23rd September 2022 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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  • Toothill Observatory Public Open Evening – September 2022

    Saturday 24th September 2022 from 20:30pm to 23:30pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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  • Toothill Observatory Public Open Evening – October 2022

    Friday 21st October 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:30pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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