From the Natural History Museum of Utah's website.
Solar Eclipse Viewing Party!
Natural History Museum of Utah (map & parking)
Sky Gallery, The Canyon & Outside Terraces at the Museum
Thursday, October 23, 2014
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Join us and spot it from from the best spot in the Salt Lake Valley!
- Meet some of our knowledgeable and local astronomy experts and view the eclipse through professional solar telescopes brought by Salt Lake Astronomy Society.
- Check out the newest robotic system, COLE mrk 5, built by RoboUtes, recently back from NASA robo-ops competition.
- Create your own pinhole viewer that will help you safetly view the eclipse.
- Build your own Mars rover, soda bottle rocket, and more!
For more information on what we'll see on October 23, click here!
First 200 guests get a FREE pair of solar glasses!
*Solar glasses can also be purchased in the Museum Store.
Maximum Eclipse will occur at 4:26 pm
Best times to view the eclipse are from 4:15 to 4:40 pm.