Solar Eclipse Viewing (Partial Eclipse)


Aug 21, 2017
10:00 AM until 05:00 PM


This event is open to the general public. It will run from 10 am to 5 pm ET. Activities will include why eclipses happen and how to view them safely. Visitors can view the sun through the museum's 8 inch telescopes and Sunspotters. A live feed from several observatories will be shown continuously on the 20 foot LCD screens in the museum lobby. A highlight will be a live remote with museum staff observing the total eclipse from Kentucky. Live science demonstrations and crafts for kids of all ages will be offered throughout the day. A special showing of the Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon laser show will end the day. All museum exhibits will be open during the event.


View map Liberty Science Center
222 Jersey City Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ

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