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Planetarium Closed

Visitor Notice: The Planetarium will be closed April 1 - April 7 for essential maintanance. Tickets may be available for the weekend April 6 - 7 in person on the day. The rest of the Royal Observatory is open as usual. Book tickets your tickets today.

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1 July 2007
July's item of the month is William Faden’s North American Atlas, published in 1777. Caird library ref: PBD8188
14 June 2007
Display dates: 2 April–20 August 2007 (extended from 14 June)Location: E-library April 2007 marks the 25th anniversary of the beginning of the Falklands Conflict fought...

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1 June 2007
In his writing Jules Verne attempted to ‘outline all the geographical, geological, physical and astronomical knowledge amassed by modern science’. His most famous works,...
1 May 2007
British Library Direct is a new (well, newish!) service offered by the British Library. It's a secure electronic delivery service for journal articles, and contains the past...

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