Eclipses 2017 and 2024

Eclipses 2017 and 2024

For older children and adults 

In Rochester's sky on August 21, 2017, 70 percent of the Sun will be covered. On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will occur. Discover what makes eclipses happen, what to watch for and where to go.

While you're here, pick up your own solar eclipse viewing glasses for $2 at the Planetarium Box Office or Museum Gift Shop.

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