READ ABOUT WORLD HERITAGE SITES OF ASTRONOMY
GIRLS NIGHT OUT MOON SPECIAL
Girls Night Out is one of Jodrell Bank’s many events, returning this October with a special focus on the 50th anniversary of the first explorers on the Moon.
WHY ASTRONOMY AND UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE?
STONEHENGE AND AVEBURY UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE
LEFT, THE ASTRONOMICAL CLOCK
The original clock was built in 1571 by Conrad Dasyapodius & the Habrecht brothers and functioned until the 18th Century. Today’s existing clock originated in 1838-1843. Photo by Frank Müller.
THE CLOCK’S DETAILS
The original 16th century clock can now be seen in the Strasbourg Museum of Decorative Arts. Photos by Jon Berghoff.