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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
Public & Members Observing

Lunar Session
Fri 23rd Feb
20:00-22:00

STATUS: ON. Some light cloud forecast but plenty of clear spells.

Further weather update around 19:15.

All welcome. Please observe the advertised start time and ensure white lights are off before entry. See here for upcoming session dates.