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. The society
has an active Facebook group which everyone is welcome to join.
The Godlee Observatory on the roof of the Sackville Building, The University of
Image by Michael Oates.
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.
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
Funding from the Big Lottery Fund
The University of Manchester
The society has meetings on Thursday evenings in the Godlee Observatory. See our
meeting page for more information.