Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth

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  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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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