Putteridge Bury Observatory Public Open Evening

Thursday 6th December 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

University of Bedford - Putteridge Bury Campus

Hitchin Road, Luton, LU2 8LE


Enjoy an introduction to the night skies by Luton Astronomical Society at this free public open evening of their observatory. There will be a presentation should the weather not allow for observing. Please contact the society via their website's "General Enquiries" form to let them know if you plan to attend.

- 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 Luton 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 Luton 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 suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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