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The Observatory Science Centre

The Observatory Science Centre

Herstmonceux, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

Home of the Herstmonceux Observatory this is an interactive hands-on science centre promoting interest in science for everyone. The centre itself is open most days with access to the observatory and viewing through the amazing telescopes permitted during regular open evenings. Sat nav users should look up the location’s website for directions.


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Weather forecast for Herstmonceux Castle (0.2 miles away) updated 16/10/21 at 16:00.




Forthcoming events

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 23rd October 2021 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Telescope Clinic for Adults at The Observatory Science Centre

    Sunday 7th November 2021 from 14:00pm to 20:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Friday 12th November 2021 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Winter comets and curry – Observe the Leonids meteors

    Saturday 13th November 2021 from 19:00pm to 23:30pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 27th November 2021 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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  • Stargazing evening at the Observatory Science Centre

    Saturday 4th December 2021 from 18:30pm to 23:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

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