The best Black Friday & Cyber Monday telescope deals – today, right here, right now. We have been scouring the internet searching out the star attraction in the November sales – and will keep updating this page of our top picks through to Cyber Monday and beyond. And after a couple of years of a worldwide shortage of telescopes to buy, this year it looks as if there are a lot more models in stock.
Here are our picks of the best Black Friday & Cyber Monday telescope deals we have seen, but also make sure to check out our Black Friday camera deals for amazing deals on cameras, lenses, and photo accessories.
Top US retailers:
Amazon: Cheap prices on camera gear
Adorama: Big discounts on cameras and tech
Walmart: DSLR, Mirrorless & action cameras
B&H Photo Video: Deals on camera brands
Best Buy: Save on TVs, laptops, appliances
Cyber Monday Telescope deals in USA
Celestron NexStar 127SLT 127mm f/12 Maksutov-Cassegrain GoTo Telescope |
$699 | $589
SAVE $110 at B&H Get this mid-level telescope that can be used to easily view celestial bodies from the moon to distant stars. The NexStar computer controller can look up over 4000 cataloged objects.
Celestron NexStar 8 SE Schmidt-Cassegrain Computerized Telescope |
$2079.95 | $1599
SAVE $280.95 at Adorama This fully automated telescope is one of the most popular on the market for good reason. With computer control, you can set it to explore over 4000 known different celestial objects or freely explore the night sky with its wide aperture you can comfortably view many bright objects.
Celestron AstroMaster 130EQ |
was $349.95 | now $249.96
SAVE $99.99 with voucher at Amazon on this Newtonian reflector telescope is one of our favorite options for beginners. Comes with a full-height tripod, 2 eyepieces, and a StarPointer red dot finderscope.
Celestron NexStar 130SLT 130mm f/5 Reflector Telescope |
$639.95 | $444.95
SAVE $195 at B&H With its large aperture this reflector telescope from Celestron is the perfect way to view the moon, planets, and other bright extraterrestrial objects. Use the NexStar computer for a guided exploration of cataloged objects.
Tasco 402x60mm Achromatic Refractor Telescope with Manual Altazimuth Mount |
$125.95 | $29.99
SAVE $95 at Adorama Take your first steps into astronomy with this entry-level model from Tasco, great for young and old alike who want to start exploring the night sky at a very reasonable price.
Vaonis Vespera |
$2,499 | $1,999
SAVE $500 at B&H This beautifully-designed smart telescope looks like a modern sculpture - with an egg-like shape that rotates into a revolutionary 'observation station' that allows you to navigate, observe and record the night skies from your smartphone. See our Vaonis Vespera review.
Tasco 60x700mm Refractor AZ Spacestation Telescope |
$155.95 | $99.99
SAVE $55.96 at Adorama This Taco telescope is perfect for anyone taking their first steps into astronomy, it is sturdy and easy to use with an LED Red Dot Finderscope to point towards known objects and help you navigate the night sky.
Celestron Travelscope 80 telescope bundle|
$139.95| now $115
Save $25.95 at Amazon A powerful refractor telescope for beginners wanting to explore the night skies. The kit comes with a pair of eyepieces for different magnifications, smartphone, a tripod, and astronomy software.
Celestron Landscout 60mm spotting scope |
was $109.95| now $84.99
SAVE $25.04 at Amazon A budget spotting scope that is designed to be ultra lightweight and portable. Comes with its own tabletop tripod and 12-36x zoom eyepiece.
Celestron SkyMaster Pro 20x80 |
SAVE $74.96 at Amazon These big magnification binoculars that are suitable for lowlight surveillance, watching distant wildlife, or for star gazing. Supplied with a tripod adaptor and a carrying case.
Black Friday Telescope deals in UK
Amazon: Cheap prices on camera gear
John Lewis: The best for electrical deals
Jessops: Deals from an iconic camera store
Park Cameras: Top camera & lens prices
Wex Photo Video: Great deals on the latest kit
Very: Telescopes, GoPros, Canon cameras
Clifton Cameras: Celestron telescope specialists
Celestron AstroMaster 80AZ Refractor |
£249.99 | £155
SAVE £95 at Amazon A great beginner telescope from one of the top brands. Comes with two eyepieces for different magnifications, and a red-dot finderscope for easy alignment with visible targets in the night sky.
Celestron NexStar 127 SLT Mak Computerised Telescope |
£699.99 | £546.42
SAVE £153.38 at Amazon Get this quality Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope. With computerized algorithms to guide you through finding known objects in the night sky. With bonus astronomy software and additional eyepieces.
Celestron NexStar 5 SE Computerised Telescope |
£1099.99 | £929.99
SAVE £170 with voucher at Amazon From Celestrons beloved NexStar range, this telescope has a 5-inch aperture giving spectacular views of the earth's moon and the planets, along with deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula. Compact at only 4.5kg and with incredible computerized guided views of the night sky.
Celestron Nexstar 4SE Computerized Telescope|
SAVE £251 at Amazon If you or a loved one enjoys looking up at the stars, this computerized telescope lets you gaze at the solar systems with an easy-to-use system allowing you to observe the moon, whirlpool galaxy, and more thanks to its built-in finding system.
Celestron NexStar 102 SLT Computerised Telescope |
£599.99 | £389.50
SAVE £210.49 at Amazon This short tube refractor telescope comes with a selection of changeable eyepieces and a StarPointer finderscope, paired with the NexStar computer guide, and object database software you have everything you need to be a celestial explorer.
Celestron Firstscope Telescope|
SAVE £30 at Very Designed for tabletop viewing of the solar system, this compact and lightweight telescope is perfect for anyone wanting to get into stargazing on a budget.
Celestron Astromaster 90EQ Refractor Telescope |
£279 | £229
SAVE £50 at Wex This dual-purpose telescope is just as useful for viewing the night sky as earthbound nature and wildlife. With a 50x magnification, this telescope is very easy to use, it arrives assembled and ready to go.
Celestron Travelscope 70 telescope bundle |
£119.99 | £93.17
Save £26.83 at Amazon This is a great refractor telescope for beginners allowing you to explore the planets and the solar system. The kit comes with a pair of eyepieces for different magnifications, a carry case, and a tripod for keeping your telescope set sturdily to the right position.
Celestron Travel Scope 70|
SAVE £20 at Very This portable refractor telescope is suitable for terrestrial use and casual astronomy. Offering crisp clear optics for stargazing this is a perfect telescope for a keen astronomer.
Celestron 70mm AZ Refractor|
SAVE £30 at Very With an easy 10-minute setup and ready to look at the stars this is the perfect gift to get stargazing quickly and effectively.
Celestron AstroMaster 127EQ |
was £249 | now £172
SAVE £77 at Amazon This Newtonian reflector telescope is one of our favorite options for beginners. Comes with a full-height tripod, 2 eyepieces, and a StarPointer red dot finderscope. Remember to add the $30 voucher before checkout to get it at this price!
Jessops 900x70 Telescope |
£199.99 | £129.99
SAVE £70 at Jessops With great optics at a very reasonable price, this entry-to-intermediate level telescope is a great way for extraterrestrial enthusiasts to start exploring the night sky.
Jessops 700x76 Telescope |
£129.99 | £89.99
SAVE £40 at Jessops A really affordable reflector telescope with enough power and brightness for exploring deep space, the moon and the planets.
National Geographic Astro Planetarium |
£97 | £79
SAVE £18 at Wex If you can't get out to look at the night sky, then bring it to you. This portable night sky projector converts any room into a personal planetarium. Connect up your audio for an audio guide to the night sky or just play some relaxing music while you stargaze.
Celestron Signature Series Moon By Robert Reeves Telescope |
£89.99 | £67.99
SAVE £22 at Amazon This entry-level telescope from Celestron has a special edition look with a picture of the Earth's Moon by astrophotographer Robert Reeves. Simple to set up and use, this is a great telescope for getting into stargazing, or for kids.
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