Manchester Histories Festival

Godlee Observatory Tour

Step back into the past and see inside this hidden gem of a building where local astronomers have gathered for over 100 years to enjoy the science of Astronomy.

This gem of a building is set high above the streets of Manchester housing fantastic telescopes in its dome.

Postal application only to book a place, payable by cheque to MANCHESTER ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY. FAO Anthony W Cross


Thu 9 Jun 2016 2pm - 4.30pm


Sackville Building, University of Manchester

University of Manchester, Sackville Street, Manchester, M1 3BB


£5. No children under 11 years old please

More information

0161 306 4977
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Event category

Industrial heritage, Science

Event type

Walks and tours

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