Astronomical Observatory with asteroids and comets in night sky

The Spaceguard Centre

Overview

The Spaceguard Centre aims to bring the wonders of the universe to everyone in a fun and understandable way. Its main work is looking for Near Earth Objects (asteroids and comets), and providing timely information about these to the public, press and media.

What makes it special

  • An understanding about tracking asteroids
  • Great view of the countryside

Price

Day:

Adults: £7.00
Children (5-15 yrs): £4.00

Evening:

Adults: £8.00
Children (5-15 yrs): £5.00.
(Pre-booked only.  We do not run evening tours when we are on BST)

Hostels nearby

YHA Kington External

YHA Kington

YHA Exclusive Hire
Parking
En suite rooms available
Image of YHA Clun Mill Exterior

YHA Clun Mill

En suite rooms available
YHA Exclusive Hire
Garden / grounds

The Spaceguard Centre

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SO 306 701

Lat/Lng: 52.324976, -3.018642

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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