CELESTRON Explorer Telescopes

Unleash the power of your smartphone to take you on a guided tour of the night sky with these easy to use telescopes.
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CELESTRON This 7" aperture Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope (MCT) is ideal for high contast Lunar and planetary observing and imaging.

Perfect for the upcoming Mars' opposition!
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CELESTRON Hummingbird Micro ED spotting scope


A perfect grab-and-go travel companion for nature watchers.
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CELESTRON 80mm refracting telescope on an equatorial mount

An ideal first telescope for Lunar and Solar System observation. Comes with a useful smartphone adaptor and a motor drive.
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CELESTRON Perfect portable GOTO telescope with built-in battery and WiFi for wireless telescope control using Celestron's FREE SkyPortal iOS/Android app. Learn More Find a Dealer Evolution 5"

Featured Telescopes

Celestron 7" f/15 XLT Maksutov-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly

Celestron 7″ f/15 XLT Maksutov-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly

£899.00
  • Optical Tube Assembly only available exclusively from David Hinds Ltd
  • 180mm/7″ Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope with f/15 focal ratio
  • Provides high contrast views of the planets and lunar landscapes
  • Perfect for serious planetary imagers and visual observers.
  • Celestron’s premium StarBright XLT optical coatings ensure maximum light transmission.
  • Accessories included: 2” Visual Back, 2” Star Diagonal with 1.25” adapter, 28mm eyepiece (2”), 8×50 finderscope.
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Celestron 8″ Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph (RASA) Telescope

£1,849.00
  • Smaller, lighter 8″/200mm F/2 Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph (RASA)
  • Ideal for medium-sized mounts
  • Flat field free of optical aberrations like field curvature, coma, astigmatism and chromatic aberration across an entire APS-C sensor.
  • Designed with colour astronomical CMOS cameras, smaller CCD cameras, and mirrorless cameras in mind.
  • NEW Ultra-Stable Focus System – six precision sealed ball bearings virtually eliminate image shift.
  • Integrated air cooling system –12V DC MagLev fan reduces cooldown time and provides optimal air flow while filtering out dust.
  • Internal filter mount – seamlessly accommodates a Light Pollution Imaging Filter into the optical path.
  • CGE dovetail mounting rail.
  • Performs over a wider spectral range than most telescopes, from 390-800 nm, so more of the light passing through the astrograph is in sharp focus.
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Celestron C8 8″ XLT Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly

£1,129.00
  • 8″ Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly
  • Celestron’s premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • Aluminium Optical Tube
  • 2032 mm focal length (f/10)
  • 25 mm eyepiece included (81x)
  • 1.25″ visual back for use with 1.25″ accessories
  • 6×30 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • CG-5/Vixen or CGE/Losmandy dovetail rail options

Celestron C11 11″ XLT Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly

£2,175.00
  • 11″ Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly
  • Celestron’s premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • Aluminium Optical Tube
  • 2800 mm focal length (f/10)
  • 40 mm eyepiece included (70x)
  • 1.25″ visual back for use with 1.25″ accessories
  • 6×30 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • CG-5/Vixen or CGE/Losmandy dovetail rail options

Celestron C14 14″ XLT Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly

£7,049.00
  • 14″ Schmidt-Cassegrain Optical Tube Assembly
  • Celestron’s premium StarBright XLT coatings
  • Aluminium Optical Tube
  • 3910 mm focal length (f/11)
  • 40 mm eyepiece included (98x)
  • Visual back for use with 2″ accessories
  • 9×50 finderscope to help accurately find objects
  • Star diagonal provides more comfortable viewing position when observing objects that are high in the sky
  • CGE/Losmandy dovetail rail options

Celestron EdgeHD 14″ Optical Tube Assembly

£8,099.00
  • 14″ aperture EdgeHD Telescope
  • 3910mm focal length (f/11 focal ratio)
  • Celestron’s StarBright XLT coatings provide maximum light transmission
  • EdgeHD’s aplanatic, flat field Schmidt-Cassegrain optics result in pinpoint stars to the edge of today’s largest imaging sensors and widest eyepieces for best optical performance
  • Aluminium optical tube with tube vents with mesh filter allows hot air to be released from behind the primary mirror for improved cooling
  • Mirror support knobs hold the mirror in place and reduce image shift during imaging
  • Focal ratio of f/7 with the addition of an optional focal reducer, or ultra-fast Fastar/Hyperstar f/2 imaging with a removable secondary mirror
  • A 9×50 finderscope, wide-angle 23 mm Luminos 2″ eyepiece, 2” mirror diagonal included

Featured Accessories

Celestron Universal 1.25″ T-Adaptor

£25.00
  • Celestron Universal T-Adaptor connects a DSLR or SLR camera to a telescope for prime focus photography
  • Chrome barrel slides into any 1.25” focuser
  • T-Threads accept camera brand specific T-Ring (sold separately)
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Celestron Luminos Eyepieces

£139.00£299.00
  • Celestron Luminos eyepieces for immersive wide-field 82° views
  • Retractable eyecup pops up when you need it, drops down when you don’t
  • Sturdy anodised aluminium barrels are threaded for filters
  • A rubber grip keeps the eyepiece securely in your hands, even when it’s cold or if you are wearing gloves

Celestron Sony Mirrorless Camera Adaptor for RASA 8″ Telescope

£55.00
  • For attaching Sony mirrorless camera to the 8” RASA
  • Places the camera sensors at the proper backfocus distance for the 8” RASA for pinpoint stars across the entire field of view.
  • Uses the camera’s bayonet mount for a secure connection that won’t rotate once installed.
  • Made of machined aluminium with black anodised finish.
  • Compatible with Sony α5 and α6 E-mount models

Celestron StarSense AutoAlign for SkyWatcher Mounts

£289.00
  • Automatically align your computerised Sky-Watcher mount with StarSense
  • StarSense will automatically align your telescope, so you can begin observing in minutes – No need to identify or locate any star in the sky
  • Replaces SynScan hand control, uses the Celestron StarSense hand control and StarSense camera. Comes with mounting bracket that is compatible with most Celestron and Sky-Watcher optical tubes.
  • 3 AUX port accessories: Supports StarSense and optional GPS accessory.
  • Lightweight and easy to attach with the included tripod strap.
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Celestron Advanced VX Dovetail Bar for 8″/9.25″/11″ Telescopes

£20.00£26.00
  • Fits the pre-drilled holes in the front and rear cells of current 8″/9.25″/11” Schmidt-Cassegrain and EdgeHD Optical tubes
  • Aluminium bar with Celestron orange anodising provides a sturdy mounting platform.
  • Easy to install and comes complete with all necessary hardware
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Celestron Reflex Sight Rail (RSR) Binocular Tripod Adaptor

Celestron Reflex Sight Rail (RSR) Binocular Tripod Adaptor

£35.00 £22.99
  • All in one binocular tripod mount and finderscope bracket
  • Helps to easily locate objects
  • Ideal for large objective binoculars like the Celestron Echelon, SkyMaster, Cavalry, and Cometron models
  • Offers a secure platform for mounting a reflex sight such as the StarPointer Pro or StarPointer Finderscope
  • Universal ¼”-20 tripod mount – compatible with any standard tripod head or tripod mounting plate
  • No tool setup for tripod adaptor or reflex sight rail
  • Tripod adaptor and reflex sight rail attach quickly and easily to both the tripod and the binocular
Celestron PowerTank Glow 5000

Celestron PowerTank Glow 5000

£37.00
  • Red LED flashlight PLUS a USB power bank for charging mobile devices in the field – a must-have 2-in-1 accessory for amateur astronomers
  • Red LED flashlight features three brightness levels to preserve your night vision.
  • USB Type A output port charges smartphones, tablets, and other 5V DC electronics.
  • Rechargeable 5000mAh 5V DC Lithium-ion battery delivers a full recharge to smartphones.
  • Features silicone mount straps included to attach PowerTank Glow 5000 to your telescope tripod leg or other convenient locations.

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