What You Will See



13” apochromatic refractor
4 ½ ” refractor complete with Solar hydrogen alpha filter
10” Meade f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain camera
8” Celestron f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain and a number of other amateur instruments



“Mini-dome” with seating for up to 25.

SNAP Robotic Telescope Control Centre


In the shop we have a selection of astronomical gifts, as well as pens, pencils, badges etc for the younger visitors.


In Summary

  • Unique location
  • First Class instrumentation
  • Outstanding facilities
  • International collaboration and recognition
  • Excellent technical knowledge and support available
  • Firm, independent financial foundations, allowing the development of innovative and exciting projects and programmes
  • Public Understanding of Science at its best

Contact Us

The Spaceguard Centre,
Llanshay Lane,
Knighton, Powys,
LD7 1LW. United Kingdom.

Tel: 01547 520247 mail@spaceguardcentre.com

Visit Us

The Spaceguard Centre is a working observatory, and the main source of information
about near Earth objects in the UK.

We are open Wednesday to Sunday, so why not Visit Us?