Solent Amateur Astronomers

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The Solent Amateur Astronomers are a friendly and active astronomy group based in the Southampton area. Their home is the fantastic Toothill Observatory, located just north of the city, from which they host regular public open evenings.

Everyone is very much welcome to join their astronomy club, the benefits of which include free use of their fully equipped observatory, hire of binoculars and telescopes, attendance to regular talks and a monthly newsletter, all for a very reasonable annual fee!
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Regular meetings with Solent Amateur Astronomers

  • Solent Amateur Astronomers meeting

    The third Tuesday of the month from June 2022 to August 2024

    Oasis Academy, Southampton, SO16 8FA

    The friendly Solent Amateur Astronomers invite you to their regular meetings at Oasis Academy on the 3rd Tuesday of each month (the 2nd Tuesday in December). These group sessions tend to be formal with a presentation by a guest speaker; however, they offer the opportunity to meet local astronomers and learn more about the group's observing sessions at their fantastic Toothill Observatory. Note that some meetings may take place only on Zoom; please check with the Society to confirm.

Forthcoming events by Solent Amateur Astronomers

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  • Toothill Observatory Solar Observing sessions

    Tuesday 28th May 2024 from 14:00pm to Friday 31st May 2024 17:00pm

    Toothill Observatory, Southampton, SO16 8AL

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  • Solent Amateur Astronomers meeting

    Tuesday 18th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Oasis Academy, Southampton, SO16 8FA

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  • Solent Amateur Astronomers meeting

    Tuesday 16th July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Oasis Academy, Southampton, SO16 8FA

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  • Solent Amateur Astronomers meeting

    Tuesday 20th August 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Oasis Academy, Southampton, SO16 8FA

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Event locations used by Solent Amateur Astronomers

  • Oasis Academy

    Romsey Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 8FA

    Astronomical Society

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  • Toothill Observatory

    Toothill, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 8AL

    Astronomical Society, Observatory

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