Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth

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  • July 30, 2017
    We visited the observatory and had an excellent tour of the facilities, and a presentation of the pictures taken. Unfortunately we didn't get to look through a telescope.  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    Lovely site, great history, but the guides were not very good, talking to themselves rather than to their audience. The afternoon tours do not cater to children.  more »
  • July 27, 2017
    Lovely and informative afternoon staffed by committed enthusiastic volunteers. Very interesting. A little hard work for young children- but my seven year old still enjoyed the lecture, the planetarium...  more »
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  • The staff here were very knowledgeable and friendly. I definitely enjoyed the visit!
  • A great resource for those interested in Astronomy
  • Excellent and knowledgeable visitor centre
  • Very lucky to have this facility in Sidmouth.
  • Lovely facility - well worth a visit especially on one of their open days/evenings. The people working here are both friendly and knowledgeable.

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