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Highlights
  • Discover the many achievements of the Herschels including the discovery of Uranus in 1781
  • Feel Astronomy brought to life as you venture around the immersive Museum
  • Explore the Caroline Lucretia Gallery, the Music Room and the Mirror Polishing Machine
  • Learn about the Herschel Family Tree, the telescopes and much more
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Traveller Details
Adult   $7.87
Child   $3.87
Senior/Student   $6.65
Family   $18.75
Total $ 0.00
 
Description
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. 

You’ll get to explore the Caroline Lucretia Gallery, the Herschel Family Tree, the Music Room, William Herschel’s Travel Diary, the Mirror Polishing Machine and much more.
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  • Entry to the Herschel Museum of Astronomy