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Great American Solar Eclipse at Frosty Drew Observatory

  • 61 Park Lane
  • Ninigret Park
  • Charlestown, RI 02813
  • Phone (401) 859-1450
  • Dates: August 21, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: $1 suggested donation
Overview

On Monday, August 21, 2017 a fabulous solar eclipse will happen over North America and Frosty Drew Observatory will open all day long to celebrate this spectacular event. We will have telescopes tracking the Sun offering safe solar viewing. Solar projections will be setup on campus as well as the availability of safe solar viewing aides. The eclipse starts at 1:30 p.m. and continues until 4:00 p.m. So take that vacation day and spend a beautiful summer day in Charlestown's Ninigret Park with the Frosty Drew astronomers and celebrate a long overdue solar eclipse.