The Herschel Museum of Astronomy is dedicated to the many achievements of the Herschels, who were distinguished astronomers as well as talented musicians. It was from this house, using a telescope of his own design that William discovered the planet Uranus in 1781.
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Herschel Museum of Astronomy,19 New King Street, Bath BA1 2BL
The museum is open for pre-booked self-led visits from 9th December to 13th December, and 16th December to 20th December.
The Herschel Museum of Astronomy is in Tier 2. Please follow the guidelines when visiting a Tier 2 area