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University of Birmingham Observatory

University of Birmingham Observatory

Wasthill Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B38 9EP

The University of Birmingham Observatory, established in 1982, is a teaching facility for the astrophysics programme run by the University of Birmingham. The location is only accessible to the public via “Astronomy in the City” stargazing events run in collaboration with the University and the University of Birmingham Astronomical Society.


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University of Birmingham Observatory

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Weather forecast

  • 25/05/22

    15° 4%
  • 25/05/22

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  • 26/05/22

    11° 1%
  • 26/05/22

    10° 1%

Weather forecast for West Heath (0.7 miles away) updated 25/05/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Heart of England Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 26th May 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    The Old Telephone Exchange - Furnace End, Birmingham, B46 2LL (15.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Rosliston Astronomy Group late-month meeting

    Friday 27th May 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Rosliston Forestry Centre, Swadlincote, DE12 8JX (28.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Walsall Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 2nd June 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Rushall Olympic Football Club, Rushall, WS4 1LJ (14.8 miles away)

    More info
  • Heart of England Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 2nd June 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    The Old Telephone Exchange - Furnace End, Birmingham, B46 2LL (15.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Rosliston Astronomy Group Astrophotography Session

    Friday 3rd June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Rosliston Forestry Centre, Swadlincote, DE12 8JX (28.4 miles away)

    More info

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