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Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth

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4.8
  • I wanted to go to see this observatory ever since I came to Sidmouth house hunting. Eventually I moved to Portland but my birthday present was for the Beginners Astronomy Day. I have been using my tel...  more »
  • This was my first experience of stargazing and it was so interesting and exciting. The open evening was very well attended with a diverse age range of attendees. The speakers coped excellently at deli...  more »
  • Really great evening at Norman Lockyer Observatory with very knowledgable volunteers showing us around. Unfortunately, one of the telescopes was having it's mechanics updated which meant we couldn't a...  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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