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A beloved landmark in the Cheshire countryside south of Manchester, Jodrell Bank is a reminder of just how important the city is to the world of science. The University of Manchester's impressive radio telescope centre is a key part of the UK's astronomy research, scanning the skies to improve our knowledge on the Universe. The Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre allows you to discover the Universe beside the world famous Lovell Radio Telescope and explore the planet Earth in the beautiful 35 acre tree filled gardens. Whether you're a keen astronomer or just curious to learn more about the galaxy, Jodrell Bank is a fascinating place to visit.