The Great American Eclipse

Event Date: 
Monday, August 21, 2017
Event Time: 
10:00am - 3:00pm
Celebrate 50 years of Fernbank Science Center with an out-of-this-world event!
Event Description: 

Fernbank Science Center celebrates 50 years of serving the students, teachers and general public of DeKalb County, Georgia with views of the August 21 solar eclipse throughout the day. Weather permitting, solar telescopes will be available outside, along with planetarium coverage of the eclipse as it crosses the United States.

Event Type: 
Citizen Science
Hands-on Activities
Lecture / Talk
NASA TV / Live Broadcast
Planetarium Show
Telescope Viewing
Open to the General Public?: 
Astronomy,  Science,  Sun
Event Location: 

Fernbank Science Center

156 Heaton Park Drive
AtlantaGeorgia 30307
United States
Additional Comments: 
Weather permitting, solar telescopes will be set up.