Take in the incredible sights of a solar eclipse at the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium on Monday, Aug. 21, from 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. This FREE event in the Museum & Aquarium plaza includes educational activities for adults and children. A limited number of free, ISO approved eclipse viewing glasses will be available. Glasses are limited to one pair per family.
KWWL Meteorologist Kyle Kiel will be on hand to speak as the eclipse begins.
Thank you to our partners for this event: KWWL, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, and the Iowa Space Grant Consortium.
A more detailed schedule of events will be posted closer to the event date.
This event is free to the pubic, in the plaza of the Museum & Aquarium, but does not include free admission to the rest of the Museum & Aquarium.