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Norman Lockyer Observatory

4/5
1 Reviews
Museum
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-3 hours
Address: Salcombe Hill Road, Sidmouth EX10 0NY, England
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Impressed, because we drove all the way in, there are ruins along the way, we walked through the ruins, and finally got off the car and went to the beach to see the temple

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  • Jackie D
    Jackie D
    Reading, England
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    A really informative tour.

    The evening talk was interesting, and it was good to see another working planetarium. There were then well explained descriptions of the three telescopes. Unfortunately the night was cloudy, so we did...

    Reviewed on /Date(1566791862000+0800)/
  • Pauline337
    Pauline337
    Exmouth, United Kingdom
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    A very good venue

    This is a wonderful Observatory run by a very good experinced people theres so much to see with 5 telescopes to look at plus the planterium

    Reviewed on /Date(1541539210000+0800)/
  • carole h
    carole h
    Adelaide, Australia
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    Talks and Tours

    I was lucky enough to attend 2 good talks (Perseids and Messier) at the Observatory in August. Terrific, informative talks, followed by impressive tours of the Observatory and its telescopes. The Obs...

    Reviewed on /Date(1536198768000+0800)/
  • Stee58
    Stee58
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
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    Very good open day !

    This place was very interesting for me as I am into astronomy. If you're not into astronomy you could be bored to tears!! The volunteers who showed us around we very nice and helpful, but something wa...

    Reviewed on /Date(1535414004000+0800)/
  • U7442FKpeterj
    U7442FKpeterj
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    A must-visit for anyone interested in Astronomy and its history

    We found out more or less by coincidence that this observatory existed, and were fortunate enough to be able to include a visit in our holiday in Devon. We visited an open afternoon, which was both en...

    Reviewed on /Date(1534480532000+0800)/

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