Super Science Saturday: Solar Eclipse

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

On Monday, August 21, 2017, North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun! Get ready for this rare viewing experience by joining us for a day dedicated to the day and night sky. Guests will learn about the upcoming eclipse – and how to view it safely! – as they experience all that the Museum has to offer.

Admission to this educational day is FREE.

Schedule of Events

Time Program Location
10:30-11:00 a.m. Do Lab Science Central
11:00 a.m. One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure Planetarium
11:00 a.m. Engineering Challenge Education Lobby
11:00 a.m. Bee Happy: Celebrating National Honeybee Day Treehouse (entrance)
11:30 a.m. Lil' Scientists Kids Place
12:00 p.m. The Great Eclipse of 2017 Planetarium
12:30 p.m. Creative Science Science Central
1:00 p.m. Mobile Learning Location varies
1:00 p.m. The Great Eclipse of 2017 Planetarium
1:00 p.m. Bee Happy: Celebrating National Honeybee Day Treehouse (entrance)
1:30 p.m. Science Theater: Space Science Central
2:00 p.m. The Great Eclipse of 2017 Planetarium
2:30-3:00 p.m. Do Lab Science Central
3:00 p.m. The Great Eclipse of 2017 Planetarium
3:00 p.m. Keeper Talk Discovery Zoo
3:30 p.m. Science on a Sphere: Planet Tour SOS
4:00 p.m. Otter Talk Discovery Zoo

*Schedule subject to change.

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