High Legh Community Observatory
Abbey Leys Farm, High Legh, WA16 6NS
Everyone is invited to join the High Legh Astronomical Society members to their charming and welcoming observatory for this one of their regular Friday evenings open nights.
Please note that the observatory will be open only if the weather is good for two to three hours after dusk.
The start time of these events changes throughout the course of the year, with the earliest time being 8 pm. If you are interested in attending, we recommend you contact the Society in advance to confirm opening times and let them know you’ll be going along.
These events are free of charge and make for a great opportunity for an evening of stargazing with a friendly and enthusiastic bunch of amateur astronomers!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/12/2021
High Legh Community Observatory is organising this event
Please contact High Legh Community Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Fri 17th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at High Legh Community Observatory. View these events on a calendar.