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Solar Eclipse Watch Party

  • Hastings Museum 1330 North Burlington Avenue Hastings, NE, 68901 United States (map)

Join us on our front patio, weather permitting! We’ll have staff serving free cookies and Kool-Aid. Planetarium staff will be on hand for questions and we’ll have our telescope out to solar observe during the First Bite! Limited seating will be available. Feel free to bring your own lawn chairs.

• 10:30 am Eclipse 101, 30-minute talk in the Theatre from the Planetarium staff
• 11 am Solar Observing on the Museum’s front patio
• 11:34 am First Bite of the Eclipse becomes visible.
• 12:58 pm Totality begins. It will last 2 minutes and 14 seconds

Learn about all of our activites for the Solar Eclipse Weekend here:

Earlier Event: August 21
Solar Eclipse @ MPH
Later Event: August 21
Slammer Viewing Party