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Godlee Observatory

Godlee Observatory

Sackville Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M1 3NL

Located on top of the Sackville Building of the University of Manchester the Godlee Observatory is home to the Manchester Astronomical Society. The Society meets most Thursday evenings and members of the public are welcome to attend a few meetings before considering joining the group. If you are interested in attending the observatory please contact the Society directly beforehand to arrange your visit. Private guided tours of the facility are also available.

Above photo by Manchester Astronomical Society.


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Manchester Astronomical Society

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


Weather forecast

  • 29/06/22

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  • 30/06/22

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  • 30/06/22

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Weather forecast for Manchester (0.6 miles away) updated 28/06/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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    Thursday 4th August 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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    Friday 5th August 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

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    Tuesday 9th August 2022 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

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    Wednesday 10th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Salford Observatory, Chasely Fields, M6 7DZ (3.0 miles away)

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