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



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JSL Observatory Next Session

Solar Saturday

27th August
1400 - 1600


Come and see the amazing features of the Sun through our specialist solar telescope! All welcome.