Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre

Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre

Washington Wetland Centre, Washington, Sunderland, NE38 8LE

Located within easy travel distance from Sunderland, Newcastle and Durham the Washington Wetland Centre is home to the Cygnus Observatory and run by the friendly and enthusiastic members of Sunderland Astronomical Society, perhaps one of the most active astronomical societies in the UK. Expect to receive a warm welcome and an enjoyable stargazing session at any of their regular public open evenings of the facility!


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Weather forecast

  • 25/06/21

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  • 25/06/21

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  • 26/06/21

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  • 26/06/21

    12° 12%

Weather forecast for Washington (1.3 miles away) updated 24/06/21 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Durham Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting

    Friday 25th June 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    South Road, Durham, DH1 3LG

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  • Northumberland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Thursday 29th July 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR

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  • Northumberland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Thursday 26th August 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR

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  • Northumberland Astronomical Society Meeting

    Thursday 30th September 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR

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  • Stargazing at Raby Castle

    Saturday 23rd October 2021 from 19:30pm to 20:30pm

    Staindrop, Barnard Castle, DL2 3AH

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    Wear Bank, Wolsingham, DL3 3BQ (21.0 miles away)

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    Leafields, Ordley, Hexham, NE46 1SX (24.1 miles away)

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  • Hemscott Hill Farm

    Widdrington, Morpeth, NE61 5EQ (24.3 miles away)

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  • The Byre at Woodside Farm

    Folly Top, Eggleston, DL12 0DW (28.6 miles away)

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