Luton Dall Observatory at Putteridge Bury

Putteridge Bury, Luton, LU2 8LE

Location description

The Luton Dall Observatory is located on the grounds of Putteridge Bury Conference Centre on the North East outskirts of Luton.  It is home to the Luton Astronomical Society who meet here regularly and often open up their observatory to the public on special evenings.

Location event organiser

Luton Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


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 suburban 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 9 events with the last one being on 21st November 2019 organised by Luton Astronomical Society.


When to visit

The best time to visit Luton Dall Observatory at Putteridge Bury can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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