Manchester Astronomical Society Godlee Observatory Open Evening

Thursday 10th October 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Godlee Observatory

Sackville Street, Manchester, M1 7AY


Members of the public are welcome to join the members of Manchester Astronomical Society for this one of their regular Thursday night meetings at their Godlee Observatory located on top of the Sackville Building near the city centre. The event involves a talk or presentation (starting at 8pm) and then observing using the observatory telescope if weather permits. If you are interested in attending this event please do check their visitor information page first so to arrange access to the venue.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


This event is being organised by Manchester Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Please contact Manchester Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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