You may have heard of a total eclipse, but did you know there are other types of eclipses? Join us for activities, videos and a live virtual Story Time to learn what to expect during solar eclipses, how to practice sun safety, and more!
On this Family Day, there is going to be an annular solar eclipse! But what does that mean? Join us for activities and demonstrations to learn about different types of solar eclipses, what to expect, and how to view it safely.
Safe solar observing before and during the annual solar eclipse
Demonstrations and hands-on activities
A community art project
Free planetarium shows at 10:30 and 11:30 am
Story Time with author Andy Rash, where he will read his book, Eclipse. A book signing will follow afterwards.
Musical performances by award-winning acapella group, The Chromatics.
Conversations and Q&As with experts in the field
Scavenger hunt exploration of the exhibits
This program is free but timed-entry passes are required for entry into the Museum. Can't attend in person, check out the Virtual version, which starts October 13. Details and reservations