Open Doors at Green Templeton

Open Gates For Oxford Open Doors 2023 With Guests Gathered Under Arch At Entrance

Green Templeton was pleased to welcome members of the public to the college again as part of Oxford Open Doors on Sunday 10 September .

People Gathered Around Gravity Experiment In Observatory Gardens

There were space-based hands-on activities including scale models of the planets, a solar telescope, gravity ball experiments and an infrared camera. Plus astronomically-themed crafts, a treasure hunt in the gardens. More about Green Templeton and astronomy.

Charles Barclay Talking To Guests In The Observatory Tower Room At Open Doors 2023

Associate Fellow Charles Barclay explaining the history of astronomical observations

There were historical and architectural tours of the Radcliffe Observatory, and by current students who record the weather at the Radcliffe Meteorological Station daily.

About the Radcliffe Observatory conservation project

Preview Of Infrared Camera Image On Screen With People In Picture Out Of Focus Behind In Observatory Gardens

Infrared camera experiments

Solar System Models In The Observatory Common Room

Models of the solar system

Oxford Open Doors is now in its 16th year and one of the most successful Heritage Open Day events in the country.

Created: 10 September 2023