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image for Wildlife & Nature Event item typeStargazing at Abberton at Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Wildlife & Nature Event, Sat 18 Nov 2017, £4-£6

Abberton Reservoir visitors centre by Mark Draper

Abberton Reservoir visitors centre by Mark Draper


abberton reservoir visitors center team

01206 738172


Church Road,


Join Essex Wildlife Trust and North Essex Astronomical Society to look at the night sky through large telescopes at Abberton Reservoir.

NEAS members give talks throughout the evening.

Booking essential please call 01206 738172 to book your place or to find out more information.

The event will run whatever the weather, however if it is cloudy limited views from the scopes will be available.

Bacon rolls will be available for purchase on the night so why not come and have some tea with us.

Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 18 Nov 2017 18:30 to 21:30
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Event runs from 6.30pm - 9.30pm please turn up anytime between these time, but allow yourself enough time to join in with activities and to look through scopes.


Requested donation £6.00 per adult £4.00 per child

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 21 Oct Stargazing
Mon 23 Oct Appletastic Adventurers
Mon 23 Oct Autumn Fun
Tue 24 Oct Brambly Hedge Autumn Story Session
Wed 25 Oct Wizardy Walk
Thu 26 Oct Autumn Bug Hunt



Plan route to Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 962184  Lat: 51.83003 Long: 0.84717

Take the B1026 from Colchester and follow it for about 5 miles to Abberton


  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access