Home Observatories

Some astronomers build their own observatories for home use. Here are stories about how some of our members have done this. These pages are image-heavy and may take a while to load if you are using a dial-up connection.

A Transportable Observatory - by Jeremy Rundle

Building a 2-metre Octa-Geodesic Dome - by Eric Walker

 


 

JSL OBSERVATORYNext Observing Session
Friday 12th December
Please note, the main telescope is not currently operational, but our other telescopes are.

CHECK STATUS BELOW
TO SEE IF THE SESSION IS "ON" OR "CANCELLED" DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS

STATUS - To be announced.