Piazzi Smyth Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 24th February 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Piazzi Smyth Observatory

Bedford School, Bedford, MK40 2TU


Description

Join Bedford Astronomical Society for an evening of observing at Bedford School's Piazzi Smyth Observatory which houses a large aperture telescope. These events are held every Wednesday between October and April and only when the weather is clear.

Note that the last Wednesday of each month is usually reserved for members.

Please contact the event organiser as to the status of this event and to arrange your visit.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Bedford 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!


Bookings

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

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Location light pollution

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

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