Manchester Astronomical Society
Manchester Astronomical Society, Godlee Observatory, Sackville Street Building, University
of Manchester, Manchester M1 3BU
Tel: +44 (0) 161 306 4977 (24 Hour Voicemail)
Affiliated to the British Astronomical Association
Founder member of the Northwest Group of Astronomical Societies
Member of the Society for the History of Astronomy
Member of the Federation of Astronomical Societies
Welcome to manastro.org
This is the home page of the Manchester Astronomical Society. To find out more about us, see the about us page. If you are interested in visiting us see the weekly meetings page to find out what's on. You are welcome to attend our public lectures.
Bevis Atlas: ATLAS CELESTE
An extremely rare atlas compiled by John Bevis in the eighteenth century, discovered at the Manchester Astronomical Society.
More information can be found here.
The Godlee Observatory on the roof of the Sackville Building, University of Manchester.
Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw
It is with deep regret that the Manchester Astronomical Society announces the death of honorary member Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw. More information can be found on the Guardian website.