Stargazing in South East England

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Stargazing locations in South East England

The map below shows places to go stargazing in South East England including observatories, officially recognised dark sky locations and recommended sites. We very much welcome suggestions if you'd like to contact us.

List of stargazing locations in South East England

Bignor Hill Car Park

Bignor, Pullborough, RH20 1PQ

Birling Gap

Birling Gap, Eastbourne, Sussex, BN20 0AB

Buriton Village Green

High Street, Buriton, GU31 5RX

Butser Hill

Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Near Clanfield, Hampshire, PO8

Clanfield Observatory

Hinton Heights, Clanfield, Hampshire, PO8

Combe Gibbet Car Park

Combe, Hungerford, RG17 9EL

Devil’s Dyke

Devil's Dyke Road, Brighton, BN1 8YJ

Ditchling Beacon

Ditchling, Brighton, Sussex, BN6

Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium

Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0RR, South East

George Abell Observatory

Kents Hill, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Harting Down – National Trust

B2141, South Harting, GU31 5PN, South East

Headley Heath – National Trust

Headley Common Road, Headley, KT18 6NN

Iping Common

Iping, Near Trotton, West Sussex, GU31

James Irwin Observatory

Canterbury Adult Education Centre, Canterbury, CT2 8JY

Kithurst Hill

Storrington, Worthing, BN18 9LZ

Maybush Copse

Cot Lane, Chidham, PO18 8SP

Old Winchester Hill Nature Reserve

Old Winchester Hill, Near Corhampton, Hampshire, SO32 3LJ

The Alexander Observatory

Queens Avenue, Aldershot, GU11 2ES

The Chiltern Observatory

Woodrow High House, Amersham, HP7 0QG

The Observatory Science Centre

Herstmonceux, Hailsham, BN27 1RN

Toothill Observatory

Toothill, Southampton, SO16 8AL

University of Central London Observatory

553 Watford Way, Mill Hill Park, NW7 2QS

Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

Telegraph Way, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1HZ

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