Lincoln Observatory

Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ

Location description

Home of the Lincoln Astronomical Society the observatory hosts a regular public stargazing session every Tuesday evening, members of the public are welcome for a small fee however please contact the event organiser to confirm availability.

Location event organiser

Lincoln Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.

Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 154 events with the last one being on 31st December 2019 organised by Lincoln Astronomical Society.


When to visit

The best time to visit Lincoln Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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