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Image: binocular + phone telescope Alan Smith

Image: Russian flag beneath the North Pole

NEWS! - An observatory will be built at

The Old Schoolhouse Allenheads

Stargazing holidays and artists’ residencies

 From November 2016 a new Community-owned observatory in the dark heart of the North Pennines  Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty will be available to our guests at Allenheads  Contemporary Arts

Go to our observatory page for more information

Contact us for prices and availability  +44 7966257276 +44 1434 685040