Solar Eclipse Spectacular
August 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDTvaries
Don’t miss an opportunity to join Cosmic Mike® and the North Museum on August 21, 2017 from 10 am – 5 pm for a rare cosmic event! Millions of Americans will witness a solar eclipse and the Museum will celebrate occasion with…
presentation on eclipses by Cosmic Mike®
special Eclipse Across America planetarium show special sun, moon, eclipse themed activities
sundial display provided by Ken Clark, a member of the North American Sundial Society ( http://sundials.org )
interviews from Charleston, S.C. , with SciDome Educator Kate Wilson
Solar Eclipse webcast from NASA
… and of course, various ways to safely observe the eclipse, including specialized solar telescopes that reveal numerous surface features of the sun.
Planetarium shows and activities will also be available on August 19 and 20 too! More details to come regarding all three dates.
This is an event not to miss as it won’t happen again until 2024. Don’t miss the first solar eclipse for Pennsylvania in 18 years!
Where will you be on August 21? We hope see you at the North Museum!
$9.00 for adults, $8.00 for Children and Seniors, additional $4 for planetarium show