Welcome to the Wessex Astronomical Society

Wessex Astronomical Society is based in Wimborne, Dorset, UK



Wessex Astronomical Society exists to promote and advance public education and interest in the science of astronomy and related sciences and to provide facilities for the encouragement and pursuit of observational astronomy

Next Society Meeting – 7:45pm, Tuesday 2nd July at the Allendale Centre in Wimborne or via Zoom for Society members

We will have in person Robert Harvey who will be presenting “Stumbling Around in the Dark – 2 hour Astrophotography Session”

After the refreshment break we’ll have our usual astronomy news. Visitors welcome (£3 entry)

Due to the lighter evenings, the next Durlston Public Observing Event will be in August where the highlight will be the Perseid meteors. Please check back here for the confirmed date