Hello !–South Downs Astronomical Society always welcomes new members, please feel free to come along and meet us at one of our monthly meetings— there is no obligation to join (there is a small visitors fee of £2 for non-members) —so why not come along and see what its all about! (The Planetarium is wheelchair/access  friendly).


Society meetings are usually held on the first Friday of each month (except August) at 7:30pm

(Note: that due to New year and Easter sometimes, the January meeting is held later in the month and the April meeting is held on the last Friday of March, please see meeting dates page for details!)


The venue is  The South Downs Planetarium at the Chichester High School. Chichester, West Sussex.     

South Downs Astronomical Society is a registered Charity No. 1052270)

Registered office is
46 Central Avenue,
Bognor Regis
West Sussex
PO21 5HH

See our ‘Contact us page’ for contact info.





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   Guess where? - Courtesy ESA